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#1 2014-06-05 17:01:36

afbainbridge
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Name: Anthony Bainbridge
From: Codford, Wiltshire
Registered: 2008-10-25
Posts: 39

Dryomyzid with too much wing marking...?

This seems to be Neuroctena, but has too much darkening on vein 3.  Is this a very variable species - or am I wrong about the species?  I can see no hairs on vein 1.

Anthony Bainbridge


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#2 2014-06-05 17:45:55

Tony Irwin
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Name: Tony Irwin
From: Norwich
Registered: 2008-03-01
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Re: Dryomyzid with too much wing marking...?

Homoneura notata (Lauxaniidae)

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#3 2014-06-05 19:56:06

afbainbridge
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Name: Anthony Bainbridge
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Re: Dryomyzid with too much wing marking...?

Thank you, Tony - I had skipped from step 7 to 9 in Colyer & Hammond's acalypterate key.
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