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Musca autumnalis (?) and other
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 04-10-2005 01:01
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These flies sunbathed yesterday here in Ostwestfalen/Germany on a tree trunk on a meadow. Are they Musca autumnalis?

Also on that trunk several other possible Muscidae. Can this one be Polietes sp.? Thanks in advance for any hints!

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Juergen Peters
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Posted on 04-10-2005 10:24

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That one on the link looks like Polietes sp. for me.
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Posted on 04-10-2005 17:49

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Musca autumnalis

Theo Zeegers
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 04-10-2005 18:21
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Hello, Andrius and Theo!

Thanks to you both!

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Juergen Peters
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