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Gnat with dark patches (=Psectrotanypus varius)
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Posted on 17-05-2023 07:42

Location: SW Sweden, Halland
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A small gnat with dark patches on wing - which group/genus is it? From our garden in SW Sweden tonight, at a light trap.


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Edited by ebbek on 17-05-2023 09:57
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Posted on 17-05-2023 07:43

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Edited by ebbek on 17-05-2023 07:44
Jan Maca
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Posted on 17-05-2023 09:21

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Should be Psectrotanypus varius.
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Posted on 17-05-2023 09:57

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Many thanks!

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