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Muscidae S-Africa
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Posted on 21-09-2019 14:35

Location: Belgium
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This presumable Muscidae was photographed in S-Africa on 30/03/19.
Would appreciate any help on further ID.

Thanks & best wishes,
Arno Beidts
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Edited by Beidts on 21-09-2019 14:43
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 21-09-2019 18:40
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Location: Moscow, Russia
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Dichaetomyia. It fits well D. quadrata the oldest and the most common African species, but as you guess species level can not be 100% guaranteed.
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 21-09-2019 18:54

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Awesome, thank you very much!
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