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Biting Midge - Sphaeromias longipennis - female

Biting Midge - Sphaeromias longipennis - Female
Mobile (Dog River), Mobile County, Alabama, USA
April 20, 2012
Size: 6-7mm
Captured one of these biting midges and measured before it came out of induced sleep (EtOAc).

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Biting Midge - Sphaeromias longipennis - female Biting Midge - Sphaeromias longipennis - female

Large
This is one of the largest or the largest North American species of Ceratopogonidae.

Moved
Moved from Sphaeromiini.