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Ichneumon wasp?

Description:

Small flying insects, body about 10mm. I think a member of the Braconidae.

Habitat:

Forest

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4 Comments

JoeHartman
JoeHartman 7 years ago

Thanks stho002

stho002
stho002 7 years ago

Yes, it is a midge of the family CHIRONOMIDAE

JoeHartman
JoeHartman 7 years ago

Thanks ForestDragon, I will search further for Midge.

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

This looks to me like a type of Midge. It is common for them to hold their forelegs up in that position. Midges look similar to Mosquitoes (they are related but Midges aren't blood suckers). I hope this helps!

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