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brown tipulid with dark brown stripe on abdomen, shiny eyes (CH) -> Tipula vernalis
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Posted on 22-04-2022 22:26

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Dear all,
a few days ago I found this Tipulid in a meadow on Hönggerberg in Zurich, Switzerland. Could it be Tipula vernalis?
Thank you in advance!
Best, Adrian
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Edited by AdrianBothe on 23-04-2022 08:15
Juergen Peters
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Posted on 22-04-2022 22:57
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AdrianBothe wrote:
Could it be Tipula vernalis?

Best regards,

Juergen Peters
Borgholzhausen, Germany
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Thank you!
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