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Pygmy Crane Fly

Description:

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

Habitat:

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).

Notes:

>>>Map accuracy: 5m.


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ChunXingWong
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ChunXingWong

Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 4.40, Long: 117.89

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

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