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Posted on 06-01-2006 09:22

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This fly was really minute but very distinctive. Not a first class photo as I only managed to get this shot before it took off.
Rome, Italy - 2 mm

Thanks, Sarah
Jan Willem
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Posted on 06-01-2006 09:45
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Hi Sarah,

Family Chloropidae.

Jan Willem
Paul Beuk
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Posted on 06-01-2006 09:47
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Quite possibly Thaumatomyia notata.

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Posted on 06-01-2006 12:42

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Thanks to you Jan and Paul, Sarah
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Posted on 06-01-2006 17:18

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I found it again this afternoon and was able to take a better photo. What a real beauty it is.

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23.02.23 21:29
Has anyone used the Leica DM500, any comments.

27.12.22 21:10
Thanks, Jan Willem! Much appreciated. Grin

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09.10.22 17:07
Yes, dipterologists from far abroad, please buy your copy at veldshop. Stamps will be expensive, but he, the book is unreasonably cheap Smile

07.10.22 11:55
Can any1 help out with a pdf copy of 1941 Hammer. Vidensk. Meddel. Dansk Naturhist. Foren. 105; thank you

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Found! https://www.veldsh

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@zeegers, your book seems difficult to get from Spain, is there another way?

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Lis - This is vol.11 (eleven) and is 346 pages. Sorry, don't have a copy.

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