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Firefly

Eugeusis sp.

Description:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/27502715@N...

Habitat:

rain forest

1 Species ID Suggestions

Palpator Ototretine Firefly
Eugeusis palpator Westwood, 1853 Flickr


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2 Comments

Elaphrornis
Elaphrornis 2 years ago

In addition to the Flickr photo referred to above see also the following where a photo of a specimen of Eugeusis palpator was initially misidentified as a species of Lycidae; it is not, it belongs to the subfamily Ototretinae in the family Lampyridae (fireflies):
https://www.insecte.org/forum/viewtopic....

very nice

NuwanChathuranga
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NuwanChathuranga

Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Nov 13, 2014
Submitted on Nov 13, 2014

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