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Culicidae - Culiseta longiareolata? --> confirmed
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Posted on 02-10-2020 20:46

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I found this newly emerged Culicidae in a water-filled bucket in a garden. Could this be a male Culiseta longiareolata?

Date: 27.09.2020
Location: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Pleitersheim (east of Bad Kreuznach)

With kind regards,
KathrinJ attached the following image:

Edited by KathrinJ on 03-10-2020 10:03
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 02-10-2020 23:41
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Yes, classic thorax pattern, and all pale leading edge to the wing.
Tony Irwin
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Posted on 03-10-2020 10:01

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Thank you very much, Tony! Very beautiful species Smile.

With kind regards,
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