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Grey fly ID
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Posted on 14-10-2018 18:08

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These flies are fairly common in the woods at the moment. About 7-8mm. Suburbs of Paris.
Any idea of its identity?
Thanks for your help,

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Posted on 15-10-2018 19:16

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It has the general look of an Anthomyiidae, correct?
Any idea about the species or genus?
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 15-10-2018 20:54
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Emmesomyia, I think
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 15-10-2018 21:05

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Thank you Nikita!
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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.

25.10.18 12:03
Da mayfly man is in da house!

18.10.18 09:12
@PaulBeuk Thanks ever so much Paul! I really appreciate it!

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. - ...

15.10.18 14:33
Thx Paul

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