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Opalimosina mirabilis - NEW GENUS - Opalimosina mirabilis - male

Opalimosina mirabilis - NEW GENUS - Opalimosina mirabilis - Male
Hanover, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
September 1, 2014
Size: ~2mm
I've collected these with carrion and pitfall traps throughout the summer and autumn at prairies in NW Illinois and from the lawn of the Field Museum. It's usually quite rare in samples.

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Opalimosina mirabilis - NEW GENUS - Opalimosina mirabilis - male Opalimosina mirabilis - NEW GENUS - Opalimosina mirabilis - male Opalimosina mirabilis - NEW GENUS - Opalimosina mirabilis - male

Moved
Moved from Limosininae.

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