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Scorpion fly

Observed: 29th May 2011 By: JAFJAF’s reputation in InvertebratesJAF’s reputation in InvertebratesJAF’s reputation in Invertebrates
Scorponfly
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Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Scorpion fly

I agree that it is a Panorpa but am not competent to comment as to individual species.
It is a male(swollen end to abdomen).

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Calipers

Calipers are roughly parallel and are swollen at the tips, which is diagnostic for germanica.

Ian
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