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Tabanidae - Atylotus plebeius
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Posted on 14-01-2022 22:16

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Edited by MorganA on 15-01-2022 11:29
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Posted on 15-01-2022 10:47

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about 10 mm, from a peat bog ?

Female Atylotus plebeius.

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Posted on 15-01-2022 11:13

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Yep exactly! small and from peat. You know your tabanids Grin

Thank you Smile

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Posted on 15-01-2022 14:15

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Well, recently I blundered this species, so double checking !

But you are right, I have seen a horsefly or two.

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