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Distinctive looking insect on deadwood - Thysanoptera
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 02-08-2022 22:47

Location: Saxony, Germany
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I'm curious and hope someone can identify this little insect. Size < 5 mm.

Germany, Saxony, 02.08.2022
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Edited by Marion Friedrich on 03-08-2022 08:38
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Posted on 03-08-2022 01:46
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It belongs to Thysanoptera (Thrips). Here is a great website: http://www.thrips...
Best wishes, Sundew
Marion Friedrich
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Posted on 03-08-2022 08:37

Location: Saxony, Germany
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Hi Sundew,
thank you very much for ID and the link.
This is the curse of bad pictures. With a few visible fringes I might have come to the order.
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