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Admontia blanda??
Kees Boele
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Posted on 05-02-2021 08:30

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Could this be Admontia blanda? Found on the 5th February inside our house, Netherlands
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Posted on 05-02-2021 08:37

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indoors, very inerestting. Did you collect it ?
My thought is Triarthria setipennis.

Kees Boele
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Posted on 05-02-2021 15:47

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Hi Theo, not yet collected but I shall collect it right now.
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Posted on 06-02-2021 10:21

Location: Soest, NL
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Yes, we can’t see the characteristic arista, a better pic would help, but we can see, I just noticed, all bristles on veins. So I am pretty sure about Triarthria. Host is Forficula, so that makes total sense indoors as well.

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