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Unidentified fly from Suriname
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Posted on 23-07-2019 05:46

Location: Suriname (South America)
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Could someone please help me with the name of the (sub)family of this fly from Suriname? I have no additional photos. Found in savannah forest.

Thanks in advance, Auke
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Edited by Auke on 23-07-2019 05:49
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Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 23-07-2019 11:04
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Hybotidae (compare with Syneches:
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 27-07-2019 21:29

Location: Suriname (South America)
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Thanks. Syneches yields (only?) species with pale tibiae in Google, but that may be just a photo bias. Filing now as cf. Syneches.
Edited by Auke on 27-07-2019 21:33
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