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Cheilosia sp. ID
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Posted on 27-01-2019 03:01

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Hi there,

is it possible to ID this Cheilosia?

Seen in Germany, Baden-Württemberg, Black Forest, Feldberg, Rinken, about 1200m sitting on Petasites, 31. May 2008

Thanks a lot,
JarJar attached the following image:

Edited by JarJar on 27-01-2019 03:03
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Posted on 27-01-2019 03:05

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From an other angle:
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Posted on 28-01-2019 20:32
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Location: Berlin, Germany
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Cheilosia is close to hopeless... What we see on these rather poor pictures of this male is: orange antennae and hairy eyes, and the tibiae are not entirely yellow. So C. bergenstammi might be a candidate. Compare with Steven Falk's Cheilosia album https://www.flick...690619935/.
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Posted on 30-01-2019 00:11

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Dear Sundew,

thanks a lot for your reply and Link to this amazing Cheilosia album.

Best regards,
Robert Zoralski
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Posted on 08-02-2019 01:53

Location: Gdansk, Poland
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Cheilosia himantopa
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Posted on 11-02-2019 16:09

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Dear Robert,

thanks a lot for your help! dziękuję bardzo!

Edited by JarJar on 11-02-2019 16:10
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