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Ingrid Altmann
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Posted on 29-12-2009 14:54

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I think, this is a gnat of the family Cecidomyiidae. More isn“t possible, or? It came from a pine cone.

8.3.2008, near Furth im Wald, Bavaria, Germany.

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Edited by Ingrid Altmann on 29-12-2009 14:54
Ingrid Altmann
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Posted on 22-03-2019 19:21

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An old question, a new idea! ;-)
Could this be Lestodiplosis sp.?
John Carr
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It could be Lestodiplosis.
Ingrid Altmann
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Thank you John!
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