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Stratiomyidae: Pachygaster atra? --> confirmed
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Posted on 05-07-2020 17:09

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I found this small soldier fly on nettles on the edge of a forest. I'm not sure, if this is Pachygaster atra? I'm sorry for the bad quality of the photo Frown.

Date: 02.07.2020
Location: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Buhlenberg, old quarry on the Litzelkopf

With kind regards,
KathrinJ attached the following image:

Edited by KathrinJ on 08-07-2020 21:13
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Posted on 07-07-2020 01:55
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Location: Berlin, Germany
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It is, a female.
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Posted on 08-07-2020 21:12

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Thank you very much, Sundew! Smile
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