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Warrenville, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
April 5, 2009
Size: 7mm
Man, it's really cold here and supposed to snow tonight and tomorrow. This fly/midge was not moving much.

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Midge? Midge

Moved from Chironominae.

Moved from Chironominae.

The long front legs, held up in the air, are limited to subfamily Chironominae.

Aha! Good to know.
Thanks, John.

Thanks for the info.

Yes, midge.
Long front legs are indicative. It's female, as males have brushy antennae.

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