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Hybotidae: Platypalpus sp. - how to ID?
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Posted on 21-04-2017 11:04

Location: Switzerland
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Can anyone say something about the species or how to determine them? (I have collected the specimen)
Found on 20 April 2017 in Kerzers, Switzerland, 447 m in a hedge.

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Edited by Ocellar view on 21-04-2017 17:01
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