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Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae ID from Padul
Manuel Lopez
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Posted on 24-02-2012 22:18
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Padul wetland environment, Granada, S Spain, February 24, 2012.

Thanks in advance

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Edited by Manuel Lopez on 24-02-2012 23:25
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Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae.

Mosquitoes of both sexes have a long proboscis.
Manuel Lopez
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I had doubts. Thanks so much Grin
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Another view
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