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Scathophagidae (was Help needed)
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Posted on 17-04-2023 18:26

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Body 4-5 mm. Are this possible to determine?
Photo from 17 April 2023
Sweden, Ă…ngermanland, Kramfors
Thanks for your help in advance
kurt attached the following image:

Edited by kurt on 21-04-2023 18:13
Jan Maca
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Not sure, but consider Scathophagidae.
Edited by Jan Maca on 19-04-2023 16:44
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 19-04-2023 20:56
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some Scathophga
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 21-04-2023 18:12

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Thanks to Jan and Nikita
Kurt Holmqvist
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This might help https://scathopha...id_key.pdf
Edited by tristram on 21-04-2023 20:36
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Posted on 30-04-2023 16:08

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Thanks to tristram for key
Kurt Holmqvist
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