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Interesting larva = Ceratopogonidae
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Posted on 15-04-2023 20:09

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Rovinj, Croatia - 3rd April 2023 - found in an abandoned open-top grave full of water in old graveyard alongside copious numbers of copepods
sbushes attached the following image:

Edited by sbushes on 21-05-2023 20:35
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sbushes attached the following image:

Jan Maca
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I think these are pupae of Chironomidae.
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ok interesting, didn't know some could look like this
good to know, thanks!
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No, these are pupae of Ceratopogonidae
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