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Gnat from nerwegian mountains
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Posted on 09-05-2023 15:16

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I found this gnat (?) on snow above timberline onthe island of Stord in Western Norway 5.of May.
Size 9 mm.
Does anyone know specie/family?
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Posted on 09-05-2023 15:17

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and here..

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Tony Irwin
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Posted on 09-05-2023 15:26
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Female Chironomidae - subfamily Tanypodinae, I think.

Tony Irwin
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Posted on 09-05-2023 17:37

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Thank you very much!
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