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Bombyliidae, Iran VI --->> Bombylella atra
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Posted on 18-11-2018 22:45

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I photographed this beautiful Bombyliidae on the slopes of the Damavand, Mazandaran, North Iran, on 27 June 2018.
Can someone help me ID this species?
Edited by johanvantbosch on 06-12-2018 20:05
Best wishes,
Johan van 't Bosch
Den Haag, The Netherlands
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Posted on 18-11-2018 23:19
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Bombyllela sp.
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Posted on 19-11-2018 00:17

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Looks very similar to Bombylella atra.


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Posted on 19-11-2018 08:47

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It looks very similar indeed. Thank you both!
Best wishes,
Johan van 't Bosch
Den Haag, The Netherlands
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