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Lucilia sericata ?
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Posted on 04-10-2018 19:49

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I observed this Diptera this 30th of September in Audinghen in the north of France. I think of a male of Lucilia sericata, what do you think ?

Cordially maxime
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Posted on 04-10-2018 20:45
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Hello Maxime,

it is not a species of Lucilia or Calliphoridae; it's a species of Muscidae, specifically a male Neomyia cornicina.

Best wishes,
Edited by johnes81 on 04-10-2018 20:46
John and Nini. Naturalists not experts.
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Posted on 05-10-2018 12:08

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Thank you very much !!!
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