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Callomyia? => Callomyia amoena agg.
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Posted on 01-10-2023 06:20

Location: Bexbach/Germany
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I photographed this beautiful fly in the garden on a raspberry leaf yesterday. I think it is a species of the genus Callomyia. Is it possible to identify the species from the picture?
Germany, Saarland, Bexbach, Garden, Absolute Altitude 250 m, 30.09.2023

Thank you and greetings, Volker
Edited by Volker on 01-10-2023 08:16
Fred Fly
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Posted on 01-10-2023 07:59

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I would say Callomyia amoena species group.
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Posted on 01-10-2023 08:15

Location: Bexbach/Germany
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Hi Fred,

C. amoena was my first guess too. Then there's already two of us Smile Thanks for your opinion.

Greetings, Volker
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