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Yellow and black Asilidae laying its eggs
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Posted on 03-08-2023 14:16

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On a dead fir-tree in Chartreuse (French Alps), altitude 1310 meters :

Would it be Choerades marginata ?

Bernard Mallet
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Posted on 03-08-2023 15:55

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Hello Bernard, C. marginata is correct: golden yellow hair in the face and the scape is relativly short compared to C. femorata.
Greetings, Eric Kloeckner
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Posted on 03-08-2023 17:39

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Many thanks, Eric ! Smile
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