Identify Mosquitoes and Midges (Culicomorpha)
seen at The Netherfield Lagoons

Discover more about these species such as habitat, a detailed description, their national distribution and the best time of year to see them (or visit the lagoons to try and find them!). Each species has photographs to help you in identification.

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Non-biting Midge
Ablabesmyia species

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Non-biting Midge
Chironomus plumosus

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Green Midge
Tanytarsus species.

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Mosquito
Culiseta annulata

All photography taken at the Netherfield Lagoons, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire