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Genus Trichocera

Trichocera - Trichocera bimacula Winter Crane Fly - Trichocera Winter Crane Fly - Trichocera Winter Crane Fly? - Trichocera Winter crane fly,  Trichoceridae? - Trichocera Fly - Trichocera Trichocera species - Trichocera winter crane fly - Trichocera annulata - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Tipulomorpha (Crane Flies)
Family Trichoceridae (Winter Crane Flies)
Genus Trichocera
Explanation of Names
Trichocera Meigen 1803
Numbers
close to 30 spp. in our area(1), about twice as many in Europe(2)
Range
holarctic(1)
Works Cited
1.Manual of Nearctic Diptera Volume 1
Varies for each chapter; edited by J.F. McAlpine, B.V. Petersen, G.E. Shewell, H.J. Teskey, J.R. Vockeroth, D.M. Wood. 1981. Research Branch Agriculture Canada.
2.de Jong Y.S.D.M. (ed.) (2011) Fauna Europaea version 2.4