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Scorpion fly

Observed: 15th May 2010 By: miked
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Description:

Is it possible to tell between species by looking at male appendages as in the enlarged photo, if so which species is this?

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Species interactions

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miked's picture

OK, thanks I was confused

OK, thanks I was confused about which had the curved as opposed to parallel calipers (and exactly which bit they were). See also
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/32343

GrizzledBadger's picture

a Scorpionfly

try collins insects of Brit. & W. Europe,
M. Chinery, has good line drawings

Brock