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Empis (Xanthempis) lutea?
Eckhart Derschmidt
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Posted on 28-08-2019 23:05

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Hi, I photographed this small specimen (<5mm) in Scharstein, Upper Austria on August 24. From the pictures in the gallery, it resembles Empis (Xanthempis) lutea. Is this the correct ID?
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Edited by Eckhart Derschmidt on 28-08-2019 23:06
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Hi Paul, thanks for the confirmation!
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16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

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Hi, what's the major difference between dolichopodidae and rhagionidae? Can someone help me? Thanks!

28.06.21 15:24
thx TO eklans

03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

02.06.21 22:26
Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

02.06.21 13:16
Hello chaps! Does anyone have a copy of: Revision of the willow catkin flies, genus Egle Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Anthomyiidae), in Europe and neighbouring areas ?? I'd be ever so grateful! Rob

31.05.21 14:31
The part that got deleted is "longer, dark median stripe on thorax"

31.05.21 08:37
You are correct, the copula also is phragmitidis. Corrected in the Gallery.

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