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Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 17-11-2005 15:24
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Sochi, 15 nov, 5mm, one of a kind, single image.
Sorry, I don't know even family.
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Jan Willem
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Hi Nikita,

It looks like Lauxaniidae genus Peplomyza. Peplomyza litura seems to be the most common species, but there are other species in this genus.

Jan Willem
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Nikita Vikhrev
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Thank you Jan! Realy, Peplomyza, Lauxaniidae!
There is nice image by Arthropa:
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Paul Beuk
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There is another one here:

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Nikita Vikhrev
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Yes, Paul! This thread explaine my feeling "deja vue" with this fly!
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