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Peleteria varia or Tachina ?
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Posted on 10-10-2018 16:03

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I observed this Tachinidae the 7th of October in Calais in the north of France. I hesitate with Peleteria varia or Tachina fera/magnicornis ? Maybe Peleteria varia ? What do you think ?

Cordially maxime
Edited by maxi6215 on 13-10-2018 21:56
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Posted on 11-10-2018 21:33

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There is little to go on, but general impression is Tachina.

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Posted on 13-10-2018 21:57

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Thanks, I added other photos is it possible to choose between a Tachina fera and magnicornis ?
Edited by maxi6215 on 13-10-2018 21:58
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Posted on 14-10-2018 09:38

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It is a female, so not by me....

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15.10.18 14:33
Thx Paul

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Costa, Diptera acquisitions in 1863, Annuario del Museo Zoologico della R. Universita di Napoli 3: 31-40

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