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Species Megistocera longipennis

Long-legged tipulid - Megistocera longipennis BG1149 D1240 - Megistocera longipennis - female BG1149 D1240 - Megistocera longipennis - female BG1149 D1240 - Megistocera longipennis - female BG1158 D1595 - Megistocera longipennis - female BG1158 D1595 - Megistocera longipennis - female crane fly - Megistocera longipennis Crane - Megistocera longipennis - 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 Tipulidae (Large Crane Flies)
Subfamily Tipulinae
Genus Megistocera
Species longipennis (Megistocera longipennis)
Explanation of Names
Megistocera longipennis (Macquart 1838)
Identification
Note A2 vein short as in Trichocera, but straight.
Range
primarily neotropical (Gulf States to Argentina, Bolivia)(1)