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Ceratopogoninae... Palpomyiini larvae ?
solito de solis
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Posted on 04-10-2020 10:49
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Hey, good morning
Observed in a sample of water collected in a small urban pond
In Vaucheria algae.
This Ceratopogonidae larva is about 7 mm length

impossible to see pictures on this thread
displayed from my personnal url

All the pictures of my threads are invisible just now...

thank you if you can help
Edited by solito de solis on 04-10-2020 12:52
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Edited by solito de solis on 06-10-2020 19:23
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As I can't display pictures with my photos editor
perhaps this video will be usefull

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Posted on 09-10-2020 12:33
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Yes, that seems right. Although in most cases it would be very difficult in even getting the genus name. Generally it would be either Dasyhelea or other Ceratopogonidae. Did you check with Glukhova (1979)? I would have this available as PDF if you like.
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Hello Ton,
Happy to read your infos
I would be very happy with this Glukhova pdf...

Sorry that I can't display pictures anymore... Mr Beuk is trying to find the problem I have.


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