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Taxigramma elegantula male (Miltogramminae)
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Posted on 25-06-2024 00:16

Location: North of France
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A mysterious Miltogramminae found in an open area in the "back dunes", at Bray-Dunes, in North of France, the 19 June 2024
Could he be a male Metopia sp. close to Metopia italiana ?
Renko attached the following image:

Edited by Renko on 25-06-2024 09:36
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Posted on 25-06-2024 00:16

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2nd picture
Renko attached the following image:

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Posted on 25-06-2024 09:18

Location: Szeged, Hungary
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I think this is Taxigramma elegantula (male), but I am not an expert!


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Posted on 25-06-2024 09:36

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Thanks you, Henrik !
This male look indeed very similar !
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