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Large mesquite like

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4 Comments

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Yes johnkristie143 and Lana Weiss are both correct, crane fly and mosquito hawk both refer to these members of the fly "order" Diptera and, specifically to, the "family" Tipulidae.

Lana Weiss
Lana Weiss 8 years ago

mosquito hawk :) they're quite terrifying haha

Interesting spotting Flyin ,congrats ,thanks for sharing and welcome to Project Noah.
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johnkristie143
johnkristie143 8 years ago

That's a Crane Fly

flyin737s
Spotted by
flyin737s

Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 6, 2013
Submitted on Apr 6, 2013

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