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Species Nephrotoma eucera

Crane fly - Nephrotoma eucera - male Crane Fly - Nephrotoma eucera - female Crane Fly - Nephrotoma eucera - male Crane Fly - Nephrotoma eucera - male Crane Fly - Nephrotoma eucera - male Cranefly? - Nephrotoma eucera Crane fly on milkweed - Nephrotoma eucera crane fly - Nephrotoma eucera - male
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 Nephrotoma (Tiger Crane Flies)
Species eucera (Nephrotoma eucera)
Explanation of Names
Nephrotoma eucera (Loew 1863)
Range
VT-ON-SD south to GA-AR-KA(1)
Habitat
primarily valley habitats, in low to medium herbaceous growth; larvae in friable, humus-covered soil near a decayed slump(1)