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Grey with reddish abdomen: Anthomyiidae? ->Mycophaga testacea
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Posted on 15-02-2021 13:47

Location: Mülheim an der Ruhr
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this fly I have seen in a forrest area in Ratingen, Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany on Setptember 24th, 2020. The size was a bit more than 5 mm if I remember well.

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Karola attached the following image:

Edited by Karola on 15-02-2021 14:23
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Posted on 15-02-2021 14:09

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi Karola, Mycophaga testacea, Anthomyiidae, I think.

Greetings, Eric
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Posted on 15-02-2021 14:15

Location: Mülheim an der Ruhr
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Thank you, Eric!

Greetings, Karola
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29.03.21 09:55
@PaulBeuk Thanks again mate- very useful! Smile

14.03.21 15:00
Check your Messenger.

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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