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Polyporivora picta

Observed: 23rd October 2013 By: jeremyrjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebrates
Polyporivora picta female
Polyporivora picta female
from 'The Flat-footed flies of Europe' by Peter Chandler, Brill 2001
female hind tarsus
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Description:

a female - breeds in Turkeytail

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Joe Botting's picture

Nice

You're posting a good range of platypezids here, Jeremy - it's turning into a really useful suite of them, so thanks for your efforts. :o)

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Platypezids

thanks Joe, they're a delightful family. In the dim parts of woodland where I find most of the males there are also a lot of Parent Bugs, a good year for them perhaps

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Agathomyia antennata

here's a nice posting I came across recently, not a species I've found yet

http://www.dipteristsforum.org.uk/t2636-Platypezid-think.html

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