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Culicidae: Ochlerotatus rusticus
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Posted on 19-07-2022 20:37

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I photographed this fly in the Lecceta di Torino di Sangro Nature Reserve (CH), Italy, on May 29th 2022. I think it is a Culicidae, but is it possible to identify its genus or species from these photos?

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Edited by ESant on 20-07-2022 15:48
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Photo 2:
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I think this is Ochlerotatus rusticus
Tony Irwin
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Thank you very much Tony!
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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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pjt - just send the post and attached image. Do not preview thread, as this will lose the link to the image,

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