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Description

Unusual fly on a flower stem.

Date & Time

  2016-11-06 09:13 AM

Location

  -36.785651 , 144.376546 : 221.799 m

Near Junortoun VIC 3551, Australia

Discussion

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Mark Ridgway starred this.

  1. Mark Ridgway  Looking forward to a name on this one. Very nice. Pointy at both ends. :) maybe Bombyliidae; Comptosia sp ??

    Reply • 10 Nov 2016

  2. David Francis  see https://www.flickr.com/photos/31031835@N08/5233699213/

    Reply • 10 Nov 2016

  3. David Francis  Yes, an unusual tiny bee fly (family Bombyliidae0, Australiphthiria spp., probably Australiphthiria hilaris, (J.Tann)

    Reply • 10 Nov 2016

  4. David Francis  Australiphthiria spp. species id suggested

    Reply • 10 Nov 2016

  5. Mark Ridgway  Excellent :)

    Reply • 12 Nov 2016




NS Observation No. 5822FEFEED2A897480002F49
Created 2016-11-09 09:52 PM (over 2 years ago)
Created By Andrew Brown
Updated 2016-11-10 12:28 AM (over 2 years ago)
Updated By Andrew Brown
Edits 2
Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp Yes
Camera Geotag Yes
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