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Dolichopodidae? -> Campsicnemus umbripennis
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Posted on 13-02-2019 03:10
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is it a Dolichopodidae? I can't find any with those long wings, this relatively protruding "snout", etc. (French Riviera, 04/02/2019, length (with wings), 5,5mm).
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Female of Campsicnemus umbripennis?
Igor Grichanov
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Posted on 14-02-2019 04:21
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Despite the long wings, I had put aside Campsicnemus because of the postpedicel, looking rounded, but it was certainly misleading.
Thank you Mr Grichanov!
Igor Grichanov
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Posted on 15-02-2019 15:25
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Keep in mind that Campsicnemus females have short and rounded postpedicel.
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