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Tachinidae - ID request -> Calliphoridae - Rhinophora lepida
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Posted on 30-07-2023 13:35

Location: Hannover, Germany
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this appr. 5 mm fly was found in our garden in Hannover, Germany on July 29. My guess is Leucostoma simplex. Is an ID possible?
Thanks a lot!
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Edited by Haleun on 30-07-2023 15:39
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Posted on 30-07-2023 13:37

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Posted on 30-07-2023 14:28

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Hello Hans, it's a female Rhinophora lepida (Calliphoridae - Rhinophorinae, former Rhinophoridae), see the petiole on R4+5.
Edited by eklans on 30-07-2023 14:30
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 30-07-2023 15:38

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Hello Eric,
I am so glad about your correct ID!
Thank you very much, Eric!

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