Thread subject: :: Muscidae: Coenosia humilis? --> Coenosia tigrina

Posted by kuv on 22-12-2022 13:59

Northern Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Halstenbek near Hamburg, found in an area of tree nursery at a Graffiti painted wall of a street tunnel, adjoining a wet small forest, length of the insect: 8.3 mm; Outside-Photos: kuv, 9th of August 2020. Please help to get the ID.

Edited by kuv on 22-12-2022 16:35

Posted by kuv on 22-12-2022 14:00

2nd picture:

Posted by Tony Irwin on 22-12-2022 15:48

The coloration suggests Coenosia tigrina (commonly photographed eating its lunch).

Posted by kuv on 22-12-2022 16:34

Thank you very much Tony :).
Greetings Kuv