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Gymnosoma spec. Sardenga
Bert de Ruiter
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Posted on 10-06-2023 17:24

Location: Emmen, Drenthe, Netherlands
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On may 29th 2023, I spotted this Gymnosoma spec. A few miles south of Tresnuraghes, Sardenga.
Through Forum Entomologi Italiani I found out that there are only 3 different Gymnosoma specs
reported on Sardegna, being Gymnosoma clavatum, G. rotundatum & G. rungsi.

I'm trying to figure out which one I have seen, but they look all alike to me.

Somebody around with more knowledge on Gymnosoma spec.?
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Bert de Ruiter
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Posted on 10-06-2023 17:46

Location: Emmen, Drenthe, Netherlands
Posts: 25
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Second picture.
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Posted on 10-06-2023 21:50

Location: Soest, NL
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Might very well be rungsi.

Bert de Ruiter
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Posted on 14-06-2023 10:09

Location: Emmen, Drenthe, Netherlands
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Goodmorning Theo,

Thanks for your response. I will compare the specimen on my picture with the details of G. rungsi.

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