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Silba spec. - Lonchaeidae - Malaysia
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Posted on 26-11-2022 16:03
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Can this Lonchaeidae fly be named as it has a white spot..?
Found 31-5-2014 in Penang, Malaysia
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Edited by hedy2411 on 28-11-2022 13:17
Iain MacGowan
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Posted on 26-11-2022 19:26
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It looks like a male Silba sp. unfortunately the silver frons is not unique to any one species .... Iain
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Posted on 28-11-2022 13:16
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Thank you for your reaction Iain!!

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