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Limoniid Crane Fly

Gnophomyia tristissima


black gnat <0.5cm on grass leaf surface in grassy knee high meadow

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Limoniid Crane Fly
Gnophomyia tristissima Species Gnophomyia tristissima - BugGuide.Net

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ForestDragon 7 years ago

I have a spotting of this species as well. They are very cute little Crane Flies!

The yellow halterers (the little light colored round things just under the wings and above the legs on the side) are distinctive for this species.

Sintija Valucka
Sintija Valucka 7 years ago

Looks a bit like fungus gnat. ;) Don't know about the species, there are really many species.

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Stamford, Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Aug 23, 2013
Submitted on Sep 22, 2013

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