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Diptera larvae in bird nests
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Posted on 28-05-2021 10:58

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could anybody provide a closer identification of this pupa? Sample found in a pygmy owl nest in a nest box, southern boreal forests of Finland. Length ca 8mm.
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Posted on 28-05-2021 13:08
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Fanniidae ?
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Posted on 29-05-2021 08:33
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I agree with Fanniidae
Edited by atylotus on 29-05-2021 08:34
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Posted on 29-05-2021 12:22

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Thank you, both!
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