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Volucella pellucens (?)
Armen Seropian
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Posted on 13-08-2020 09:59

Location: Georgia, Tbilisi
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Volucella pellucens or not Volucella pellucens? Very strange pattern on pronotum.
Iturup Island, outskirts of Kurilsk.
August 12, 2020 Photo by I. Korban.
Armen Seropian
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Posted on 13-08-2020 11:02

Location: Georgia, Tbilisi
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Thank you all, this is a female Volucella pellucens tabanoides Motschulsky, 1859.
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16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

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Hi, what's the major difference between dolichopodidae and rhagionidae? Can someone help me? Thanks!

28.06.21 15:24
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03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

02.06.21 22:26
Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

02.06.21 13:16
Hello chaps! Does anyone have a copy of: Revision of the willow catkin flies, genus Egle Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Anthomyiidae), in Europe and neighbouring areas ?? I'd be ever so grateful! Rob

31.05.21 14:31
The part that got deleted is "longer, dark median stripe on thorax"

31.05.21 08:37
You are correct, the copula also is phragmitidis. Corrected in the Gallery.

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