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Desmometopa varipalpis, male . It is possible to confirm?
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Posted on 09-09-2023 11:21
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Photograph taken on 9 September, 2023 inside a house in the urban center of Motril, Granada, Spain

Apparent size with wings, about 2,5 mm
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Appreciate your cooperation for identification.- Smile
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Edited by Maherjos on 09-09-2023 17:47
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Desmometopa varipalpis [male] I think...
Edited by Roger Thomason on 09-09-2023 15:12
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Roger Thomason wrote:
Desmometopa varipalpis [male] I think...

Very grateful for the proposed identification Smile
With your guidance I edit the title, hoping that some other specialist also wants to give us their opinion.

José Marín
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