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Pallopteridae 5 mm? [=Lauxaniidae]
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Posted on 17-09-2009 09:01

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I found this one yesterday in Brussels. Body length 5 mm. Some kind of Pallopteridae?
Edited by cebe on 17-09-2009 11:00
Roger Thomason
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Looks similar to Lauxaniidae Meiosimyza decempunctata in the Gallery, Wing markings look like a good match.
katerina dvorakova
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Posted on 20-09-2009 19:36
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Lyciella (Meiosimyza) decempunctata is correct Smile
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