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Ceratopogonidae ?
Philippe moniotte
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Posted on 05-08-2023 19:06
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Hello !
I have a new toy Wink and therefore I have started paying attention to reeeally small flies.
This one is 2 mm.
I believe this is a female ceratopogonidae. Am I right ?
Heron, Belgium, August 5th
Philippe moniotte attached the following image:

A beautiful hypothesis can be slain by an ugly fact.
Paul Beuk
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Posted on 10-08-2023 07:55
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Female of Atrichopogon according to Patrycja Dominiak.

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Philippe moniotte
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Posted on 10-08-2023 09:23
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Thanks a lot, Paul !
A beautiful hypothesis can be slain by an ugly fact.
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