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Insect ident please

 
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Aug 17, 2011 13:32 |  #1

This landed on my laptop the other night, it was tiny, only a couple mm, the body looked like its head untill i looked at it through the finder.
No idea what it is though, any of you know?

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Aug 17, 2011 14:40 |  #2

male mosquito of some sort?


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Aug 17, 2011 15:45 |  #3

looks like a midge to me


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Aug 17, 2011 15:51 |  #4

Brilliant thanks for that guys, i have a place to start my google search now lol i was clueless.

(edit) yup it does look like a mozzy after a search around.


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Aug 17, 2011 16:02 |  #5

It does lookm like some midges pictured in the link

http://www.troutnut.co​m/specimen/666 (external link)


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Aug 17, 2011 16:06 |  #6

dubstylz wrote in post #12953242 (external link)
Brilliant thanks for that guys, i have a place to start my google search now lol i was clueless.

(edit) yup it does look like a mozzy after a search around.

I think a mosquito would have landed on you instead of your laptop :)


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Aug 17, 2011 16:33 |  #7

I quesse i dont look too appetizing to them, no salt n pepper lol


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