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Joerg Schneider
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Posted on 10-11-2023 17:03

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Small fly from Oman dessert (slightly irrigated), 1000m above sea level, near Salalah/Oman, about 6mm. Can ist be identified bythis only picture I have? Thank you so much, Jörg
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Sarcophagidae subfamily Miltogramminae.
Joerg Schneider
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Thank you John. I was looking at a Myrmeleontidae when the fly sat down on the same twig - but stayed only for the one shot, scared by me or the other beast? Kindest regards, Jörg
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