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Scathophagidae: Norellia spinipes
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7.5mm, Clitheroe UK, 29 October

I was pleased to find this female Norellia so late in the year. Am I right in thinking N. spinipes is the only candidate? According to Fauna Europaea N. tipularia does not reach Britain.
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17.11.17 14:22
Thanks Paul, interesting point

16.11.17 13:44
'Holding' might not be the perfect description. Apparently the armature makes contact with sensitive places on the female, coaxing her to agree to mate.

16.11.17 13:43
Is was not quite sure whether the word would apply correctly, but, yes, that is okay.

15.11.17 11:29
How about armature, would that fit? based on http://onlinelibra
ry.wiley.com/doi/1
0.1111/j.1365-3113
.2008.00422.x/pdf
it would seem that these spines etc are used to hold the female!

14.11.17 09:22
All spines, ridges, lobes, etc. on the femur.

14.11.17 08:36
I think bewaffnung is like weapons (on femur 1).

13.11.17 13:10
Hello can any1 tell me how to translate bewaffnung des femur 1? Thx

26.10.17 13:37
Yes it looks like a typo error e instead of a Thanks you

26.10.17 09:54

25.10.17 13:16
Can any1 help out with a current name for Hippeletes pallipes, apparently family Oscinidae Thank you

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