Panorpa germanica male typical
Male Panorpa germanica with middle of the road typical wing pattern for this species. Genital bulb with short and broad hypovalves.
Refer to this image for an explanation of what to look for in the pattern:
On male Panorpa germanica also look for the "huge" notal organ indicated in the image below. It is visible in the image above too, but more hidden in the shadow of the wings ;o)
Panorpa germanica (German Scorpionfly) is one of the most common species of Skorpionfly in large parts of Europe.
Similar species: Scorpionflies And Allies
Uploaded Jul 1, 2018.