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Rhamphomyia sulcata group (was Empis)
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Posted on 09-03-2023 18:26

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Body 7 mm. Are this possible to determine?

Photo from 3 June 2022

Sweden, Ångermanland, Kramfors
Thanks for your help in advance
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Edited by kurt on 10-03-2023 18:11
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Rhamphomyia (crassirostris?).
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Paul Beuk
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Female Rhamphomyia with normal wing venation canot be crassireostris. With stronger spines on the ventral side of the hind femur I suspect a species of the sulcata group.

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Thanks for your help Paul
Kurt Holmqvist
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