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Muhammad Mahdi
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Posted on 12-02-2013 04:38
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Is it Musca domestica?
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Any ideas?
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Africa has many species. Based on color M. domestica is more likely than M. sorbens. There is another species with four dark stripes and pale abdomen, M. xanthomelaena.
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