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Sciaridae -> Ceratopogonidae (?) Baltic amber
Igor Grichanov
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Sciaridae (?) Baltic amber
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Paul Beuk
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I'd say Ceratopogonidae

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I think Chironomidae is more likely, but I'm not sure. Most Ceratopogonidae have a conspicuous second branch of vein M.
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22.07.19 15:09
Where are the meaning abbreviations of Lindner's series Die Fliegen der Palaearktischen Region, ie. f1: anterior femur, ...and what about "p"? (I don't possess volume I)

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Yup, you can view the wing from above (dorsal side) and from beneath (ventral side).

16.07.19 13:31
Hey Dipterists! Quick Question: Vein r2+3 bare beneath. I've always assumed that this is below as in when you look at the wing flat. Am I right? Thank youuuuu! Pfft

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