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Is this a male Nyctia halterata? => No: Tachinidae: Kirbya moerens
Stella M
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Posted on 22-02-2021 22:29
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found on 21-February-2021 in a nature reserve with heathland, sand and mixed forest and many vineyards, "Hoellberg", near Neu-Bamberg - Bad Kreuznach, Rhineland Palatinate, Germany.
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Stella M attached the following image:

Edited by Stella M on 23-02-2021 20:25

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Posted on 22-02-2021 23:17

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Hi Stella, I think it's a Tachinidae: Kirbya moerens.

Greetings, Eric
Stella M
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Posted on 23-02-2021 20:25
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Hi Eric,
this is great Smile
Thank you very much!
Best regards,

Like to record and document species...
Happy for each one which can be identified...
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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

11.02.21 09:15
No worries. Not everyone has time all the time. Wink

06.02.21 22:18
I am sincerely sorry for this comment. You are doing your best and I am very grateful for your work. I'm sorry. Beate

06.02.21 18:23
Hallo, I have a question. Are there any hidden rules in this forum? Do you have to upload spectacular flies to get answers? As soon as the inquiries slide to page two or further, they rest gently

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