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Minettia (magna?) from Virginia --> Confirmed
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Posted on 26-09-2023 20:51

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Date: September 26, 2023
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I think this might be M. magna, is it possible to confirm from these photos?
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Edited by Mabuva2021 on 27-09-2023 16:16
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John Carr
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Posted on 27-09-2023 14:38
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After consulting the review by Malloch and McAtee (1924) I think you are right about Minettia magna.
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Thanks John!
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