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Posted on 23-08-2018 18:55

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Alps, wet forest, dimension 6 mm.
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I would say Muscidae, probably Coenosiinae, but it's tricky while the specimen is lit from behind. (Drying the specimen and lighting it from the top would help.)
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Posted on 23-08-2018 20:46
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Muscidae, check Lispocephala alma and similar species.Smile
Best wishes, Niels-Jan Dek
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Posted on 24-08-2018 15:10

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Thank you very much Tony and Niels!
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