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Species Tipula furca

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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 Tipulidae (Large Crane Flies)
Subfamily Tipulinae
Genus Tipula
No Taxon (subgenus Yamatotipula)
Species furca (Tipula furca)
Size
13-18 mm
Identification
"Their wings are longitudinally striped with brown and whitish patterns and with a dark seam on veins Cu and m-cu."(1)
Habitat
"[Adults] often are found in grassy areas along streams. Larvae are aquatic and live in debris or saturated earth along streams."(1)
See Also
Tipula concava, T. eluta, T. strepens (also with similarly striped wings)