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ID please, Slovakia
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Posted on 11-01-2018 20:09

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5.8.2017, found near Stara Huta, central Slovakia, 830 m.a.s.l., meadow.
Thank you, Marián
majo attached the following image:

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Family Tachinidae
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Posted on 12-01-2018 23:24

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It looks like a female Allophorocera to me, may even be A. rutila (???).
But I am not an expert!
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Posted on 13-01-2018 21:04

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Thank you very much.
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Posted on 14-01-2018 09:18

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Allophorocera it is, though I think it is not somgolden as it seems. The yellow wingbase is also present in ferruginea (nomen est ...)

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