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IsidroMarch 12th, 2008, 2:50 am
Posts: 24In this case, I'm completely sure about the genus. In Iberian Peninsula are cited three Epeorus species: E. alpicola, E. sylvicola and E. torrentium. Which one can be this insect?




Flying in small groups above a road, in high mountain, Benasque, Aragon, Spain, in the Pyrenees mountains, at 1400 meters high, in a zone with quick river of clean and cool water, with rocks and stones. All surrounded by pine (Pinus sylvestris) forest. Wingspan: about 25-30 mm.
Shawnny3March 12th, 2008, 4:15 pm
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I can't help you out, but I did want to mention how beautiful that first picture is. What wonderful color you captured.

-Shawn
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IsidroMarch 16th, 2008, 10:24 am
Posts: 24I give it as impossible..??? :-( :-( :-(

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