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Ephydridae; Dichaeta caudata? (was Which family?)
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Posted on 09-11-2018 17:05

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Is it possible to tell Family of this 4 mm fly?
Odd looking antennas.

Photo from 10 October 2018 Kramfors 62 N, E 17 Ångermanland, Sweden.

Thanks for your help in advance

Kurt Holmqvist
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Edited by kurt on 10-11-2018 10:36
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Probably Dichaeta caudata
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Thanks for your help Nikita and John
Kurt Holmqvist
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