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Posted on 30-09-2019 19:55

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Probably not a very good guess, but can anybody help me with this one?
Picture is rather bad, the fly was sitting in the dark on the back side of a leaf.

Found on 29.9.2019, near Vienna, Austria


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Posted on 30-09-2019 20:27

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Could it be Norellia sp., Scatophagidae?
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 30-09-2019 22:39
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Yes, Norellia
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 01-10-2019 18:05

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Thank you Nikita !
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