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Unknown larva -> Fanniidae.
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Posted on 20-02-2024 00:33

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its possible to know more abou this larva?

from Brazil!

cavedip attached the following image:

Edited by cavedip on 11-03-2024 19:13
Tony Irwin
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Suggestions - Stratiomyidae or Athericeridae. Habitat details might help.
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Jozef Obona
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or Fannia
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Thanks, Jozef. Looking more closely at the specimen at the top, it does seem that there is a pair of posterior spiracles which look like those in Fanniidae.
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thanks guys!
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