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Posted on 18-05-2023 17:02

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Hello! This was recently found by Karcza Zsolt in Hungary. I have never seen something like this.
This is a male of a Therioplectes species. In Hungary, gigas is present. But in this specimen, hairs on the face are yellowish, whitish and not black. And it is a bit differs from gigas. So I think that this is maybe a Therioplectes tunicatus. What do you think? Could you help me please?
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Posted on 26-05-2023 17:17

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Pretty interesting. I dont have access to my library now, check my review in Studia Dipterologica. You might be right.

Theo Zeegers
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Posted on 04-06-2023 15:16

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Thank you!
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