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Morocco : Unidentified family for me!
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Posted on 10-03-2021 12:40

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I found this group of diptera near Casablanca. 06/03/2021. I don't know which family or species is it.

Thanks in advance for your help.

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Nikita Vikhrev
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Ephydridae, Hydrellia
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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On Chironomidae.
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Posted on 13-03-2021 19:42

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Thanks a lot for your time and your response.

Tadeusz Zatwarnicki
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Strong silvery anepisternum and face suggest Hydrellia argyrogenis Becker.
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I'm sure that this nice species identified by Tadeusz should be in Gallery! (May be croped a little as I did)
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