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Ephydridae: Hydrellia griseola ? --> Hydrellia sp.
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Northern Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Pinneberg-Waldenau near Hamburg, forest Klövensteen, way between a pond for fishing and grazing land, at a leaf of beech; Outsidephotos: kuv, 15th of May 2017. Is my idea ok? Please help to get the ID.
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I'd agree with Hydrellia, but looks a bit dark for griseola. My preferred method of identifying Hydrellia is using male genitalia, so I tend to be cautious with photos of a female! Wink
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Ok and thank you very much Tony - Smile
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