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Limoniidae(?) from Suriname
Auke
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Posted on 03-09-2023 00:27
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Am I correct to assume this one belongs in Limoniidae? Is a further ID possible? Spotted in Suriname.
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Your invert guide in Suriname.
 
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Genera Geranomyia, Toxorhina, and Elephantomyia have the long proboscis.
 
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Auke
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John Carr wrote:
Genera Geranomyia, Toxorhina, and Elephantomyia have the long proboscis.


Thank you for the confirmation! Hopefully someone will be able to say to which genus this specimen belongs.
Your invert guide in Suriname.
 
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