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Surinamese Culicidae (2)
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Posted on 23-02-2013 19:11

Location: Suriname (South America)
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Some time ago I was attacked by various mosquito species which I took photos of before kiling them. Is there someone here who can help me identifying these nasty ladies?

Suriname, Wanica, Lelydorp. X-2012, secondary forest.

Only this photo available.

Best regards,

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Posted on 24-08-2019 18:39

Location: Suriname (South America)
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I'd still appreciate to get an ID to genus.

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Posted on 18-11-2019 14:07

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Joined: 19.11.08

Looks like Psorophora ferox or some closely related species.

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