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Microphthalma europaea => Dexia rustica
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Posted on 03-02-2023 20:10

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Ukraine, Rivne region, on July 18.
The eyes are like hers, but the legs look too red, so I'm not sure at all, maybe I'm wrong even with the family ...
Edited by Gansucha on 04-02-2023 14:21
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Tribe Dexiini, I think. The two European species of tribe Megaprosopini have the bend in M farther from the wing margin, with a long appendix.
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Posted on 03-02-2023 22:45

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Thank you, John !
I'm glad I didn't make a mistake with the family.
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Posted on 04-02-2023 08:59

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Yeap, it is a female Dexia rustica.

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Posted on 04-02-2023 14:23

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Thank you, Theo !
This is probably it too:
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Posted on 04-02-2023 16:20

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Not probably. Smile
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Thank you !
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