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Posted on 19-06-2017 05:36

Location: Bangalore, India
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Can anyone put a genus on this Tachinid from the central Himalayas. Munsiyari, 3000 m asl

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Posted on 19-06-2017 08:52

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It is a female Tachina subg. Servillia.
There are many species in the Himalaya, also undescribed, which can be identified by male,genitalia only.

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Posted on 19-06-2017 12:13
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Wow, yes agreed ... would be lovely to get specimens from this area.
Manager of the UK Species Inventory in the Angela Marmont Centre for UK Biodiversity at the Natural History Museum, London.
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Posted on 29-06-2017 04:00

Location: Bangalore, India
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Thank you both!
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Bangalore, India
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