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Juergen Peters
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Posted on 05-05-2005 21:33
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Hello!

All these three syrphids I found today here in Ostwestfalen/Germany on a meadow near a forest. Can someone please help me identify them? Thanks in advance!

The first one, I assume, belongs to the genus Dasysyrphus. Is it possible to determine the species after that photo?

insekteninfos.de/forum/0505/Dasysyrphus_sp.jpg


The second one was about the same size and look as an Eristalis species, but with a quite different wing posture:

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The third one (sorry for the bad photo quality, it was rather stormy) was about 10 mm long.

insekteninfos.de/forum/0505/Unknown_10mm.jpg



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Jürgen

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Gerard Pennards
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Posted on 05-05-2005 23:17
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Hello Juergen,
To cut to the cheese: :-))
1) Indeed a Dasysyrphus, and my guess would be a female of D. venustus, although you would have to see the face to avoid confusion with D. hilaris! D. hilaris has a yellow face, D. venustus a black stripe from mouth to antennae!
2) Certainly a male of Cheilosia, and I think this is C. albipila!
It seems to have dark hairs on the eyes, tibia 3 is yellow and the antennae are orange!
3) I think this is a male of Parasyrphus annulatus! Visible is tibia 3, which is yellow at base and dark at the top!
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Juergen Peters
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Posted on 06-05-2005 00:20
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Hello, Gerard!

Gerard Pennards wrote:
To cut to the cheese: :-))
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Thank you very much! :-)
Best regards,
Jürgen

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