Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Time to go to the beach

Posted by picotverd on 06-08-2019 21:30
#1

This summer at a salty place...

Posted by picotverd on 06-08-2019 21:31
#2

And the individual:

Posted by John Carr on 07-08-2019 16:23
#3

Subfamily Ephydrinae

Posted by Tony Irwin on 07-08-2019 16:47
#4

It would be helpful to see some more pictures, but my impression is that this is a Canace species, probably C. actites (but I can't see enough detail to be sure).

Posted by picotverd on 08-08-2019 21:45
#5

anther view, 09 04 19

Posted by picotverd on 08-08-2019 21:46
#6

another

Posted by picotverd on 08-08-2019 21:48
#7

more

Posted by picotverd on 08-08-2019 22:25
#8

Same place but 01 06 13

Posted by Tony Irwin on 09-08-2019 09:40
#9

Picotverd - can you confirm that these were in Spain?

Posted by Tony Irwin on 09-08-2019 09:59
#10

Apologies to John - I believe he is right - these are Ephydrinae, genus Halmopota.

Posted by picotverd on 09-08-2019 12:56
#11

Halmopota mediterranea, the only we have... Thanks to Tony and John!!