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Maybe Lonchaeidae? (Taiwan)
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Posted on 12-02-2017 19:00

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12/JUN/2016, Taichung, Taiwan
Alt ~900m
blackdogto attached the following image:

Edited by blackdogto on 04-03-2017 18:08
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Cyclorrhapha, not Orthorrhapha.
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Wings perhaps a bit narrow but it gives the impression of Lonchaeidae.

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Thanks John and Paul! Smile
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I would also go for Lonchaeidae - do you still have the specimen??
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Thanks Iain Smile
Sorry I didn't got the specimenFrown
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18.10.17 14:40
Thanks very much Paul- you know loads!

18.10.17 09:07
Zoologicheskii Zhurnal: http://pleiades.o.

16.10.17 14:24
Hello Can any1 give me a link to this journal pls? zool. J. Moscow Thx

10.10.17 14:39
Thanks again Paul, looks like a ditto

10.10.17 10:35

09.10.17 14:12
Sorry to bother- from a German book - desgl. can anyone give me the full name of the abbrev. and what it means?

06.10.17 15:03
For any1 who is interested in this article http://www.zoboda.

06.10.17 15:00
That's great thank you Paul

06.10.17 09:23
Older records (<1986) may refer to Phaonia meigeni Pont, 1986. Misidentification of earlier authors.

06.10.17 08:36
He synonymizes Anthomyia lugubris with Aricia morio which is now Phaonia morio.

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