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Which empidoidea? --> Sciapus platypterus
Bernd Rottenburger
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Posted on 27-05-2024 07:34

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Spotted in Germany Baden Württemberg on 26.05.2024 on the wall of the house. Size approx. 5mm.
Can the fly be identified?

Thank you and best regards
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Edited by Bernd Rottenburger on 27-05-2024 09:36
Jan Willem
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Posted on 27-05-2024 07:56
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Dolichopodidae. I think a Sciapus species.
Jan Willem van Zuijlen
Bernd Rottenburger
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Posted on 27-05-2024 08:28

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Thank you for the help.

Best regards
Igor Grichanov
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Sciapus platypterus.
Igor Grichanov
Bernd Rottenburger
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Posted on 27-05-2024 09:35

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Hello Igor

Thank you very much and best regards
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