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Cecidomyiidae - Ozirhincus sp.?
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Posted on 11-06-2019 22:18

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this 2 - 3 mm fly was found on May 29 in our backyard in Hannover. We have got Tanaceti (not flowering yet) and Leucanthemum (flowering) in our garden within 1 m distance to the fly.
Would Ozirhincus tanaceti be a possibility?

Many thanks for an answer!

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Edited by Haleun on 25-06-2019 21:51
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Posted on 11-06-2019 22:19

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John Carr
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Posted on 11-06-2019 22:33
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It is at least close to Ozirhincus. O. tanaceti is now a junior synonym of O. longicollis.
Edited by John Carr on 11-06-2019 22:33
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Posted on 12-06-2019 12:39

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Thanks a lot, John!
As a non-expert I feel happy about the right track.

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