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Nanosella fungi ?
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Posted on 16-09-2009 00:45

Location: Slovenia
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according to this info:
this should be it, can anybody confirm ?
Calculated size, given mashroom (Hydnum repandum) cap diameter ~ 40mm is 0,6 x 0,8 mm.
Location Slovenia
Magnification, crop from 6MP camera.
BubikolRamios attached the following image:

Edited by BubikolRamios on 16-09-2009 00:55
Nikolai Morozov
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Posted on 19-09-2009 21:16

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Actually it's north american species... as I know. And it has elongater body.
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Posted on 19-09-2009 21:39

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did some more digging:
according to that picture there you are rigth.

Looking what is on my image .....
looks to me like ladybug shaped ...
Edited by BubikolRamios on 19-09-2009 21:53
Frank Koehler
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Posted on 07-10-2009 10:33
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Nanosella is known from Sweden only. This is a member of Cryptophagidae, most probably Ephisthemus reitteri (E. globulus and Curelius exiguus are less probably). A sure ID by this photo is impossible = you have to study the genitalia ;-) Best regards, Frank
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Posted on 11-10-2009 19:49

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yep, loks just like this:

mine is more round shaped, but lets say this is it.

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