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midge identification
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 12-09-2019 00:16
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This summer a mass swarming of yellow Chironomid took plase on Black sea region of Russia (45.12N 36.90E).
Is it possible to give genus or subfamily by attached bad image?
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John Carr
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Posted on 12-09-2019 00:34
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Orthocladiinae females. Most keys only work with males.
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 12-09-2019 11:32
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John, I hoped to get your reply and got it. Thank you!
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