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Empis (Leptempis) sp?
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Posted on 23-04-2024 19:28

Location: Slovakia
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Slovakia, Bansk√° Bystrica, 21 April 2024, black alder stand near stream, 400 m.a.s.l., a species smaller than E. tesselata

I Think it should be some Leptempis, maybe E. dimidiata or nigricans. I checked pictures on the web, both species look similar and I don't know if the yellowish tint in the wings has some relevance (of the pictures from Slovakia, nigricans seems to have clear wings and dimidiata yellowish).

Thank you in advance

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Edited by treebeard on 24-04-2024 13:11
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Posted on 23-04-2024 19:29

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and dorsal view
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