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Claw - Prosimulium - female

Claw - Prosimulium - Female
Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
April 13, 2010
I know this is a mammal-biting species because (1) the claw here is simple, not forked; (2) she was trying to fly into my ear.

What kind of sadist makes you look at something so small to get through a key?

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