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Pygmy Crane Fly


A 5mm fly carrying 3 external parasitic mites on its thorax. Looks like a Limoniinae cranefly with shorter legs compared to most craneflies.


Found resting on the white wall of the lodge, attracted to the building's night lights in the tropical lowland rainforest of Tawau Hills Park, Sabah, Malaysia (Borneo).


>>>Map accuracy: 5m.

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Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 4.40, Long: 117.89

Spotted on Jan 24, 2014
Submitted on Apr 19, 2019

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