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"Sulphureous" Dolichopodidae ID
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Posted on 16-09-2019 22:48
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I photographed these Dolichopodidae on the shore of "Venus' Mirror Lake", a salted and sulphureous body of water on the Sicilian Island of Pantelleria, on August 29th, 2017. Could they be Tachytrechus?
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It is Tachytrechus, maybe tessellatus
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Great thanks! T. tessellatus is known in the Mediterranean basin, except for Egypt and Israel?
 
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