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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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Orthocladiinae females. Most keys only work with males.
 
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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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18.09.19 20:06
Jewell699, you should post it in the forum, not submit it for the gallery.

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Jewelm699 - did you upload it to a forum (which one?) or the gallery? I can't find it.

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I’m hoping someone can identify the phoridae maggot or pupae I just uploaded.

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Rafael p is legs and f1 is fore femur

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If you experienced a very sluggish site recently, it may have been because someone tried to upload a maliciuous script by force. It appears to have failed. The visitor was blocked further access.

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@Paul Beuk Thanks mate!! Best wishes!

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).

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