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Nematocera ID => Limoniidae: Molophilus sp. ♀
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Posted on 19-01-2021 23:42

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I photographed this fly in the Sorgenti del Fiume Vera Nature Reserve (AQ), Italy, on October 18th 2020. I'm not even sure of the family it belongs to. Is it possible to identify the genus or species from these photos?

Thank you in advance,
ESant attached the following image:

Edited by ESant on 20-01-2021 11:10
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Photo 2:
ESant attached the following image:

Edited by ESant on 19-01-2021 23:43
Dmitry Gavryushin
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Posted on 20-01-2021 07:56
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Molophilus sp. (Limoniidae), female
While others can't climb, using infinite pains,
I, gravity turning to jest,
Ascend, with all ease, perpendicular planes,
Rough or smooth, just as pleases me best.
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Posted on 20-01-2021 11:10

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Thank you very much Dmitry!
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29.03.21 09:55
@PaulBeuk Thanks again mate- very useful! Smile

14.03.21 15:00
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11.03.21 17:23
Greetings! Does anyone have: Satchell's 1947 paper: The larvae of the British species of Psychoda (Diptera: Psychodidae)??? Many thanks Smile

03.03.21 22:17
Thanks Tony

02.03.21 21:02
see FAQ (Forum and posting)

01.03.21 06:08
How do I submit photos for identification

23.02.21 10:02
Probably something in the file's 'ource data. I edited it and saved as png. Now it is okay.

22.02.21 14:13
What happened to the picture in
500 ? It had been comressed only horizontally...

20.02.21 22:13
Markus Gebel

20.02.21 18:12
@beateSenf you can check the coincident threads with your species and try to write to whom identified them

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