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Predation on Odonata
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Posted on 04-12-2021 21:34
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Pierre Duhem : France : Sainte-Gemme : 36500 : 08/06/2008
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What can be the genus of this female. Neoitamus?
Something else?
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Pierre Duhem
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I think it is Neoitamus cothurnatus. See http://www.robber...eocot.html
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Posted on 09-01-2022 11:37
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Anybody to confirm this tentative identification?
Thanks in advance.
Pierre Duhem
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Neoitamus yes. Not an expert on the European species, but N. cothurnatus looks like a reasonable guess.
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Posted on 10-01-2022 08:55
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Thanks a lot.
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