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Unknown fly, Germany February 2018
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Posted on 04-02-2018 19:27

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Hi folks,

Who wants to help with an ID for this fly?

Location: Germany, Baden-Württemberg, Zollernalbkreis, Balingen
Habitat: garden, housing area
Date: 3rd February 2018

Thank you for help and best regards
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Posted on 04-02-2018 19:29

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Here is another picture of the same individual.
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Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 04-02-2018 19:34
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Location: Moscow, Russia
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It is Coenosia, most probably female of C. attenuata
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 04-02-2018 19:44

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Thank you very much for your quick help!
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