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Scorpion fly (female)

Panorpa (communis or germanicus?)

Description:

Wingspan approx 35 mm. I patterned wings and sturdy beak - there are 3 species in UK all very similar



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RikMartin
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RikMartin

North Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 52.82, Long: 1.39

Spotted on Jul 20, 2015
Submitted on Jul 20, 2015

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