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male Platypezid - Polyporivora picta?
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Posted on 18-10-2018 01:36
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Yesterday I came across this male of Platypezidae. According to wing venation (long anal cell, median fork closer to wing margin than to dm-cu) and slightly yellowish wing colour I would name it Polyporivora picta. Can this be confirmed?
Many thanks in advance, Sundew
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