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Which flies are making love here? => Eumerus tuberculatus?
Jaap Vink
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Posted on 16-08-2016 16:26

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Today I photographed these mating flies in my garden in Bosch en Duin (Utrecht), The Netherlands.
Would appreciate an identification.
Thanks in advance, Jaap Vink
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Edited by Jaap Vink on 16-08-2016 19:25
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Posted on 16-08-2016 17:54

Location: Soest, NL
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Eumerus spec. (Syrphidae).
Based on the locality, it is quite likely Eu. tuberculatus.

Jaap Vink
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Posted on 16-08-2016 19:27

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Dank, Theo
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16.10.18 11:11
... - British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 11(3/4) (1998): 139-148.

16.10.18 11:10
@Gnats2meetu: Dobson, J.R., 1999. A ’bee-louse’ Braula schmitzi Örosi-Pál (Diptera: Braulidae) new to the British Isles, and the status of Braula spp. in England and Wales. - ...

15.10.18 14:33
Thx Paul

15.10.18 09:43
Heya guys. Does anyone know how many Braulidae species there are in the UK and if there are any resources for ID purposes available? Pfft

13.10.18 22:24
found dead

12.10.18 12:49
Hello I'd be grateful if so. could help me translate Nachweis als Totfund - Records as ? Thx

25.09.18 09:53
Costa, Diptera acquisitions in 1863, Annuario del Museo Zoologico della R. Universita di Napoli 3: 31-40

25.09.18 09:45
Rondani material in Naples, please check Thompson & Thompson, Studia dipterologica 13 (2006) Heft 2: 317-331

20.09.18 16:28
Thx to Tony and Paul, ref now found

19.09.18 14:31
Full reference?

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