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Beris male > B. geniculata
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Posted on 28-09-2023 13:27

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Is it possible to say if this is B. geniculata or B. fuscipes? North central Scotland on 04/08/2023.

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Edited by jck on 29-09-2023 08:39
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Posted on 28-09-2023 15:02

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From the dark legs and the length of hairs on the frons, I'd go with geniculata.
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Posted on 29-09-2023 08:38

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That was my thought too but I have very little experience with Beris species. Thank you.

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