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which pollenia? => Pollenia angustigena
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Posted on 05-02-2023 11:54

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here are three pictures of Pollenia sp. Maybe someone can identify the exact species. Pictures from March 2022. habitat sandy dry grassland in southwest Germany.

Thanks for the help.
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Edited by Bembix on 05-02-2023 14:26

many greetings
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2nd picture
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many greetings
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Posted on 05-02-2023 11:55

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3rd picture
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many greetings
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Posted on 05-02-2023 14:03

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Hi Bembix, this is probably a female Pollenia angustigena:
- basicosta pale
- fore tibia: 2 pv bristles
- mid tibia: 1 ad bristle
- palpi dark(?)
- cannot see, whether it has yellow or black posteroventral hairs on mid and hind femur
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 05-02-2023 14:25

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danke Eric für die umfassende Antwort.

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