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Micropezidae? in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Diego Rosa
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Posted on 13-03-2019 23:16

Location: Beccar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Hi everyone, I have this picture in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I think it belongs to the Micropezidae family.


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John Carr
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I think Sciomyzidae. Micropezidae have convergent veins approaching wingtip.
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Diego Rosa
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Posted on 14-03-2019 14:10

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Thank you very much John and Nikita.

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