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What fly is this? --> Hydrophoria ruralis
Bernd Rottenburger
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Posted on 19-09-2023 08:09

Location: 72160 Horb a.N. Germany
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I found this fly on 18.09.2023 in Germany, Baden W├╝rttemberg in the forest.
Which one could it be?

Thank you and best regards
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Bernd Rottenburger
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Bild 2
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Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 19-09-2023 09:39
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I'd say Hydrophoria ruralis
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
Bernd Rottenburger
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Posted on 19-09-2023 11:05

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Thank you very much for the information

Many greetings
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