Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Little black fly: Rhinophoridae or Phasiinae - or some other tachinid? Looks like Catharosia sp, but

Posted by Zeegers on 03-08-2020 14:47
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Yes, that is the first impression, but I disagree.The calypter is too large. Moreover, it is clearly a male (long pulvilli, narrow vertex) and male Rhinophora would have grey spots on tergites.

The only genus that makes sense is Loewia. But I would like to see the head in profile to be more sure.


Theo