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which kind of Tabanidae?
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Posted on 29-11-2020 09:19

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Good morning!
This fly I dedected on 26. May 2020 in shadow on leaves.
I think it's a Tabanidae - Tabanus bromius perhaps?

Thank you for help!
gogo5760 attached the following image:

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Posted on 29-11-2020 19:51

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Definitely not bromius, but maculicornis.

Please always try to document the number of eye band in Tabanus, if possible simply by a frontal shot.

Edited by Zeegers on 29-11-2020 19:51
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Posted on 30-11-2020 08:53

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Thank you Theo!
In the future I will try to get better pictures.

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Posted on 30-11-2020 10:30

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if not possible, which i can understand, please write down the number of eye bands.

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