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Chloropidae ID.>Elachiptera cornuta.
Pentti Ketola
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ID possible?
Photo on Finland Kokkola 26 April 2022.
Size 4-5mm.

Thanks in advance.

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Edited by Pentti Ketola on 05-05-2022 19:48
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Pentti Ketola
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Thank you Tony!

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The common Elachiptera cornuta.
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Be warned about the "common Elachiptera cornuta"

See comments of Michael von Tschinrhaus in:
Jan Willem van Zuijlen
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Ok, thanks for this warning, Jan! I don't remember having seen this but actually I'm not surprised, since Michael's observations contain so many new but unpublished species.
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