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Posted on 26-10-2008 21:43
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this smal, fragile male has rather reduced wing venation and unususal resting position. ID-abe?
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Posted on 26-10-2008 22:14
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Cecidomyiidae. Maybe Cecidomyia.

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Posted on 03-08-2014 03:02
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I suspect Planetella, which is distinguished from other Cecidomyiidi by the head tucked under thorax and antennae with more than 12 flagellomeres (which are apparently doubled in males).
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