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Chironomidae -> Tanypus sp.
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Posted on 22-08-2021 18:34

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this photo is from August 20 taken at a hedgerow near a small creek northeast of Hannover, Germany. Is an ID possible?

Thanks a lot!
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Edited by Haleun on 23-08-2021 09:39
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 22-08-2021 19:01
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I'd say a Tanypus species - John might be able to say more
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 23-08-2021 09:38

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Hi, Tony,

Thank you very much!
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Tony, I HAD a blank in the file name. Sorry!

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Tony, thanks! I tried it (see "Cylindromyia" Wink but don't see the image in the post.

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