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Location: Chongwe Distr., Lusaka, Zambia.Habitat: Disused Outbuilding, between shady area of dry leaf-litter, mature trees, and fruit orchard. Also close to building sand and dry scrub. Date: 08/03/2013Size: in flight, with legs, wings and elongate antennae moving, seemed about the size of a tennis ball. Body probably about 18mm.Notes: when disturbed, flew in tight circles before settling in more-or-less the same spot. Genus suggested, and species suggestion supported, by John Carr.

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27.06.17 15:13
Mostly two, occasionally three.

27.06.17 14:39
Hello if anyone has a male P. valida in their collection can you tell me how many p setae there are on tibia 2? Thx

14.06.17 12:39
Thx Paul, another off the list

13.06.17 16:11
Yup

12.06.17 14:12
Hello Can any1 help out Is Limnobiiden the same as Limoniidae Thx

15.05.17 15:18
Thanks Paul

12.05.17 08:43
I think min Xanthempis both do, in other subgenera the males hunt and females eat.

25.04.17 14:14
Hello, can any1 tell me if both male and female Empis flies eat other flies or is it just the female? Thx

21.04.17 15:08
Thanks very much Paul

18.04.17 20:24
Nice occur on the Dutch television Paul!

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