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Suillia sp.? -> Mycophaga testacea
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Posted on 05-01-2023 19:25

Location: Mülheim an der Ruhr
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this fly of about 5 mm sat on the railing of a bridge crossing a highway, trees at both ends.

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Germany, North Rhine Westphalia, Mülheim, May 20th, 2021
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Edited by Karola on 05-01-2023 20:03
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Posted on 05-01-2023 19:59

Location: Reading, UK
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Looks like a female Mycophaga testacea (Anthomyiidae):
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Posted on 05-01-2023 20:03

Location: Mülheim an der Ruhr
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Thank you, that looks really good.

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