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Giant horsefly
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Posted on 13-06-2018 22:04

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Can I have an ID for this very large female... horsefly. Marsh, England, June 2018.
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Posted on 14-06-2018 08:22

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It is a female Hybomitra. Some crucial features cannot be see, the combination of other confuses me

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Posted on 14-06-2018 17:52

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Thanks Theo. I only have this other angle.
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Posted on 14-06-2018 18:37

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What bothers me is the notopleural lobe, it really seems dark...

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22.06.18 15:00
Help again can any1 give me the full title of Kulon. Allat. Kozlem Thx

20.06.18 12:13
THx Paul

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Thx Paul, I could go for vitta on the abdomen narrows towards the end of the abdomen!

15.06.18 18:36
Would 'narrowing stripe on the back' fit?

11.06.18 13:38
Hello Can any1 help with the words Rückenstrieme dann schmäler werdender Rückenstrieme Thx, Elis

09.06.18 09:14
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06.06.18 08:05
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05.06.18 08:42
I have not seen any used. In Diptera it is relatively rare...

31.05.18 14:27
Hi guys! There is a word in english to refer to an insect when it doesn't have mouthparts? Like some fishs called agnatha.

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