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Chloropidae? For id pls
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Posted on 08-11-2019 17:49

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Hi, found this chap in Kodaikanal (India) about 5000 feet asl. Sorry if I got the family wrong. Tried to figure it in inaturalist. Tks in advance.
anubhav attached the following image:

John Carr
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Posted on 08-11-2019 21:43
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Not Chloropidae. The bristles on the thorax are wrong. Parts of it remind me of Lauxaniidae.
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Posted on 10-11-2019 10:06

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Tks again John!
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