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Giant crane fly

Tipula abdominalis

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4 Comments

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 7 years ago

They do look like giant mosquitoes! I've always been afraid of them, but I'm glad that they prey on mosquitoes, instead.

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

they eat mosquitoes. Good for mosquito control.

JDP
JDP 7 years ago

No, not that I know of. They do look like giant mosquitos don't they?

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 7 years ago

Do these bite?

JDP
Spotted by
JDP

New York, USA

Spotted on Sep 7, 2012
Submitted on Sep 9, 2012

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