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another Pyrgotidae fromThailand
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Posted on 13-01-2019 01:42

Location: Thailand
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does somebody can tell me from which family is this "fly" ?
Not sure it is adult (?)

Informations about the picture :
North-East of Thailand
41130 Ban Phon Ngam
17.3633228, 102.9776517
date : 12-01-2019
size : about 15 mm
DidierBPN attached the following image:

Edited by DidierBPN on 09-02-2019 09:32
John Carr
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Posted on 13-01-2019 12:57
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Probably Pyrgotidae. Was it attracted to light?
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Posted on 13-01-2019 13:27

Location: Thailand
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it was on the window, on the glass, probably attracted by the reverberation of the sun...
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Posted on 05-02-2019 08:02

Location: Thailand
Posts: 55
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John, is this one the female of the present male ?
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Posted on 05-02-2019 12:30

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If you change the title of your post to Pyrgotidae from Thailand you'll attract the attention of someone who knows what they're talking about...

Kind regards,

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06.03.19 07:19
@ Elisabeth: you must go to the Forum --> Diptera (adults) --> New thread

05.03.19 13:09
Hello, I am new to diptera. How can I submit a photo of a diptera to find the correct name? I tried 'submit gallery photo but that was refused. Elizabeth

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Thank you. Yes - I've done it now. The file was too large.

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