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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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