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Fera or magnicornis
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Posted on 11-07-2018 21:10

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Hi! I had this Tachina fly in my yard in western Sweden yesterday. Thought at first it was a fera, but can I bee sure to rule out it magnicornis?
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Edited by Niklas_Aronsson on 11-07-2018 21:17
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Posted on 12-07-2018 07:47

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Fera. It is a male, vertex is narrow.

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Posted on 12-07-2018 08:50

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Many thanks!
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13.11.18 12:49
Hello Can any1 give me a contact email for Entomologie heute Thx

11.11.18 18:28
I don't have it, sorry

11.11.18 12:51
@Rafael_Carbonell What I would like is a pdf copy of Key to the Families of Diptera.

10.11.18 19:29
@Gordon, what exactly do you need? All the Oosterbroek literature is here:

09.11.18 15:56
Does anybody have a PDF of Oosterbroek they could email me? I had one but it didn't make it to Cambodia.

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16.10.18 11:11
... - British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 11(3/4) (1998): 139-148.

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@Gnats2meetu: Dobson, J.R., 1999. A ’bee-louse’ Braula schmitzi Örosi-Pál (Diptera: Braulidae) new to the British Isles, and the status of Braula spp. in England and Wales. - ...

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