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A tabanid with cuteness => Heptatoma pellucens
Karsten Thomsen
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Posted on 12-06-2020 10:18

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One poor shot of a furry fly, ca. 12 mms. It soon sat on my camera, and I did not get another chance for photo... The wing venation seems like Tabanidae, but I can not find any match. In shrubby vegetation with raspberries and broom on sandy soil Miller Skov in North Jutland, Denmark, 11 June.
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Paul Beuk
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Looks like Heptatoma pellucens

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Karsten Thomsen
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Posted on 12-06-2020 20:21

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Yes, I realise that now. Thanks, it is my first!
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Posted on 22-06-2020 21:32

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What do you mean ? All Tabanids are cute Smile

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