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Rhynchopsilopa (Ephydridae) <- Tiny fly with strong antennae, what family?
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Posted on 24-07-2023 07:45

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Photographed recently from Zhejiang China. Tiny, around 2mm in body length. Body with metalic green lustre. Antennae look strong. Looks somewhat like a Lauxaniidae but didn't seem to walk/move as slowly as a typical lauxaniid. What family could it be in? Thanks as always!
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Rhynchopsilopa (Ephydridae)
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Posted on 24-07-2023 09:51

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Wow! Thank you so much for sharing with me your amazing expertise! TumbsUp
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