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Bold Scathophagidae?
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 12-10-2005 20:41
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10 okt, Moscow, park, 7-8mm.
Bold and thin Scathophagidae is my only idea.
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Yes, this is Scathophagidae. Especially the grnus Scathophaga may be quite hairy but a few others ar particularly bald and even glossy, for example Norellia. Others maybe rather bald and covered with fine dusting.

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Nikita Vikhrev
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Thank you Paul.
I regard as no doubts success for me correct identification of Scathophagidae family.
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Posted on 10-11-2005 17:11
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Finaly, this fly identified by Andrey Ozerov as Scathophaga inquinata.
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