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Slender body and stilt-like legs, dark color and resembling an oversized mosquito.
Spotted at central park, new York.
Crane-fly is sometimes known as daddy longlegs, the larvae of crane flies are known commonly as leatherjackets. Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Diptera Suborder: Nematocera Infraorder: Tipulomorpha Superfamily: Tipuloidea Family: Tipulidae