Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Heleomyzidae from East Turkey
Posted by Cesa on 04-12-2010 20:25
Today among the derbis of Oakwoods at 2000m height, a basking fly (Heleomyzidae?) was observed. Its ID very much appreciated. Thanks a lot. Muhabbet
Edited by Cesa on 04-12-2010 21:11
Posted by rvanderweele on 04-12-2010 20:26
did you collect it?
Posted by rvanderweele on 04-12-2010 20:27
Perhaps interesting for Andrzej as well.
Posted by jorgemotalmeida on 04-12-2010 21:08
Yes. ONe for Andrzej
Posted by rvanderweele on 04-12-2010 21:12
Beautiful spines on the costa. Frustrating that I cannot see enough details
Posted by Andrzej on 05-12-2010 00:13
Hmm, I would say Suillia
sp. only !
I have never seen such dark specimen from Palaearctic Region :-)
Muhabbet ! Did you collect it ? Very, very interesting fly !!!
Edited by Andrzej on 05-12-2010 14:54
Posted by rvanderweele on 05-12-2010 09:51
Hahaha, I thought you will be interested, Andrzej. I made a note in my notebook yesterday about the very dark Heleomyzidae from Turkey.