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Bombyliidae Anthracinae
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In a natural history museum. Caught at Peloponnese, Greece
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Edit: Isidro doesn't want my opinion.
Edited by johnes81 on 12-08-2017 22:27
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Yes, of course that I'm asking what is it. We are in the Identification Queries section and Diptera (Adults) subsection. This section is for asking for identifications.

You can see that the label doesn't included the name. If the museum had their insects in display tagged with the name easily visible I would not ask for them in insect forums. In fact, most of the display specimens are unlabeled, even without a location and data label.

Don't worry, somebody more knowlegdeable in Bombyliidae may appear here (David Gibbs, I hope). None of the genus you said fits, maybe only Poecilanthrax could be, but I can't find a Poecilanthrax like this one.

Thanks for your reply and effort. We will keep searching.
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After some research I think that I've found it: Exoprosopa pectoralis. However, I need confirmation please.
 
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08.08.17 14:18
Thanks John, you have saved me a lot of time

07.08.17 14:27
Libnotes. The subgenus must have been promoted to genus.

07.08.17 13:46
Thx John - its come up with 2 Tipula (Schummelia) kariyana and Libnotes (Laosa) kariyana (Alexander, 1947) Would you go for the 2nd one?

01.08.17 14:09
Look it up at http://ccw.natural
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01.08.17 13:57
Hello Grateful if someone can tell me if this is a current name? Limonia (Libnotes) kariyana Thx

25.07.17 11:16
Hello Stephane, thx for the help

21.07.17 22:40
Taf (Tafel) = plate (of illustrations).

21.07.17 13:26
Hello again can any1 help with a translation of Taf Taf VII, Fig. 24! Thx

04.07.17 14:40
Thanks Paul

27.06.17 15:13
Mostly two, occasionally three.

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