Thread subject: :: Platystomatidae: Platystoma lugubre

Posted by exonie on 21-07-2022 08:25

Botevgrad, NW Bulgaria, 20.VII.2022
Platystoma sp.? Is it possible to identify the species?

Edited by exonie on 25-07-2022 23:05

Posted by Sundew on 21-07-2022 11:42

Platystoma it is, and it recalls P. lugubre (basitarsi red), but I don't know the Bulgarian species. The key https://img1.wsim...3414328806 asks for many characters that are not visible in the pictures - sorry! If Valery can't help, there is no chance...
Regards, Sundew

Posted by Nosferatumyia on 21-07-2022 13:22

Yes, Claudia is right: Platystoma lugubre.

Posted by exonie on 25-07-2022 23:05

Thank you both :)