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Microsoma exiguum? > Yes
Maks S
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Posted on 14-05-2019 00:13

Location: Kraków, Poland
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Could someone confirm that this is a pair of M. exiguum? Both taken this month in Kraków.
Edited by Maks S on 16-05-2019 12:05
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Posted on 15-05-2019 07:52

Location: Soest, NL
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The female puzzles me, the calypter seems light and the antenna should have yellow, which I don’t see.

Maks S
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Posted on 15-05-2019 23:14

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I'm adding a couple more photos of the female, maybe they'll help.
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Posted on 16-05-2019 10:11

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So the antenna is yellow !

Microsoma exiguum indeed.

Maks S
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Posted on 16-05-2019 12:04

Location: Kraków, Poland
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Thank you for the confirmation.
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