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Posted on 13-11-2008 13:41
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OK, this one is from Wetland Kerkini, the mountains, 750m a.s.l., a sunny herbaceous path in a mixed deciduous forest, a malaise trap 2nd to 8th June 2008. I though this was another one of the common species but closer examination revealed it was a bit more interesting.
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Note the very long hairs on the tibia
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Posted on 13-11-2008 14:17
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probably Helina tetrastigma
Nikita Vikhrev - Zool Museum of Moscow University
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Posted on 13-11-2008 16:42
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Thanks again Nikita, I shall add one to the box.
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