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Muscidae (was Family and genus?)
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Posted on 07-02-2019 18:32

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Is it possible to tell genus and spieces of this female?
Photo from 2 August 2016 Kramfors 62 N, E 17 Ångermanland, Sweden.

Thanks for your help in advance

Kurt Holmqvist
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Edited by kurt on 08-02-2019 18:35
Tony Irwin
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With the frontal orbits touching (no space between the eyes), this will be a male, rather than female. Muscidae, but I'm not sure which genus.
Tony Irwin
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Thanks for your help Tony
Kurt Holmqvist
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