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Tiger Crane Fly

Nephrotoma ferruginea

Description:

Not a giant Mosquito! Is harmless,fragile, and does not bite.

Habitat:

Yard,field,woods

Notes:

Young live underground and eat plant roots and decaying matter, adults dont eat at all. Attracted to nights at light.

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2 Comments

keithp2012
keithp2012 4 years ago

what species of cranefly?

keithp2012
keithp2012 7 years ago

Crane Fly

West Babylon, New York, USA

Lat: 40.70, Long: -73.35

Spotted on Jun 18, 2010
Submitted on Sep 7, 2010

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