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Stratiomyidae > Stratiomyinae > Odontomyiini from Chennai - INDIA
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Posted on 08-03-2018 22:32

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Original title Genus request for Stratiomyidae - Nr. Chennai - INDIA
Body length ~7mm
Date: 24-Feb-2018 7:04 AM
Location: NEar Chennai - INDIA
Night visitor attracted to light. Wouldn't leave my porch even after sunrise.

ID please.

Many thanks to Paul Beuk for ID
Stratiomyidae > Stratiomyinae > Odontomyiini
Genus: Odontomyia, Oplodontha or related.

Suresh Kumar A N
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Edited by SKAN on 09-03-2018 12:06
Paul Beuk
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Odontomyia, Oplodontha or related. Odontomyiini anyway.

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Posted on 09-03-2018 12:07

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Paul Beuk wrote:
Odontomyia, Oplodontha or related. Odontomyiini anyway.

Thank you very much Smile
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21.03.18 15:07
Thank you

20.03.18 16:39

19.03.18 14:40
Hello Can any1 help lout with the translation of schwerpunkt? I get heavy point however this is to do with the flight period of flies? Thx

26.02.18 13:39
Thx Paul, very useful

23.02.18 16:41
Usually called tegula, see Glossary

23.02.18 15:16
Hello and happy Friday Can any1 help with the translation of epaulet Die Halteren sind schwärzlich und Epaulet Thx

23.02.18 07:16
If you stroll through the Stratiomyidae gallery you will come across this Ptilocera species.

21.02.18 19:42
Just curious: which Stratiomyidae species is the one in the title of

09.02.18 11:00
Thx very much for the help

08.02.18 15:09

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