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Platypalpus (was Hybotidae?)
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Posted on 08-02-2018 19:40

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Is it possible to tell genus and spieces of this female?
Photo from 15 July 2017 Icktjärn 62 N, E 17 Ångermanland, Sweden.

Thanks for your help in advance

Kurt Holmqvist
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Edited by kurt on 09-02-2018 16:42
Juergen Peters
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genus Platypalpus.
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Juergen Peters
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Thanks for your help Juergen
Kurt Holmqvist
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09.02.18 11:00
Thx very much for the help

08.02.18 15:09

08.02.18 15:07
syn. n. = synonymum novum = new synonym

07.02.18 11:40
Hello Can anyone help out with this abbreviation syn. n. Thx

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19.12.17 08:29
Hello, is there anybody who have Agromyzidae from Azores, Madeira and Portugal? Milos

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If you know of any useful key(s) to the families of Diptera in the PUPAL stage, please send e-mail (spies@zi.biologie or post references here. Thank you Martin Spies

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12.12.17 12:36
Thorax black, somewhat shiny, with sparse dark grey dusting.

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