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Phasia barbifrons

Observed: 26th August 2013 By: jeremyrjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebrates
14-07-25_141654s Phasia barbifrons (pinned male)
Phasia barbifrons
Description:

one of several similar flies collected because I thought they were Platypezids - which one did turn out to be

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Amadan's picture

Don't know enough to agree

But love the photos and the specimen.

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barbifrons

I find this quite often on Yarrow and Angelica at this time of year. Seems to be the common small Phasia round here; nearly all I check out are barbifrons, rather than pusilla. Nice picture!

Ian
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