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Ceratopogonidae (NL)
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Posted on 19-07-2020 17:40
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17 July, North West Netherlands, Ceratopogonidae ?

Gr Dick
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Posted on 19-07-2020 18:02

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Hi Dick, quite sure, it's Sphaeromias pictus.

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Posted on 29-07-2020 13:49
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Thank you Eric. How do I see the difference with Sphaeromias fasciatus?

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Jan Willem
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Posted on 29-07-2020 14:38
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S. fasciatus: Scutellum with strong short marginal setae.
S. pictus: Scutellum with long pale hairs.
Jan Willem van Zuijlen
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Posted on 30-07-2020 07:23
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Perfect! Thank you Jan Willem!

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Ok... lower case naming for images.. understood,Lothar

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I uploadad a jpg, but it is not visible in the thread...Lothar

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