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Crane fly

Family Tipulidae


Slender body with long legs.


Spotted in backyard. Wooded with undergrowth.

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Brian38 6 years ago

Thank you Mark.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

hi Brian.. scorpion flies (mecoptera) are not really flies (diptera) and have four wings. This one clearly has halteres instead of one pair of wings so it's a (?crane) fly.

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Federal Way, Washington, USA

Spotted on Jul 3, 2017
Submitted on Jul 5, 2017

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