Flies and gnats - huubdewaard
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Mosquito (from the Spanish or Portuguese meaning little fly)] is a common insect in the family Culicidae (from the Latin culex meaning midge or gnat). Mosquitoes resemble crane flies (family Tipulidae) and chironomid flies (family Chironomidae), with which they are sometimes confused by the casual observer (ref: Wikipedia). Female mosquito, made with magnification factor 4 and f/14 (7D).

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