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Cranefly Illustration


Crane fly (Tipulidae), colored pencil

Commissioned by: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

About crane flies:
Crane flies bounce when they fly. They do not sting or bite, although they are in the same order as mosquitoes (Diptera).

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda (having a segmented body with appendages on each segment)
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Tipulidae

More about crane flies:
Wikipedia: Crane Fly
University of Florida, Department of Entomology and Nematology: Tipulidae
Crane Fly Pest Information

Also see cranefly larva


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