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Lonchaeidae from Belgium for ID 2022-07-18
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Posted on 19-07-2022 16:17
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Hi everyone !!!!

I pictured this specimen in my garden on 2022-07-18.

I think it could be a Lonchaeidae ?

Is it possible to ID ?

Thank you for reading, commenting and / or ID this specimen !

Jan Maca
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Looks like Setisquamalonchaea fumosa. Perhaps Iain MacGowan will confirm it. By the way, I prefer using the abovementioned generic name, awaiting (sooner or later) more profound (e. g. molecular) study of Lonchaeinae.
Iain MacGowan
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Posted on 19-07-2022 19:39
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Yes - I agree with Silba fumosa ...... Iain
Iain MacGowan
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Posted on 21-07-2022 17:23
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Thank you very much both !!!
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