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Family Pediciidae - Hairy-eyed Crane Flies

Giant Eastern Crane Fly - Pedicia - female Crane Fly - Pedicia inconstans - female Dicranota Giant Eastern Crane Fly - mating pair - Pedicia - male - female Giant Eastern Crane Fly - Pedicia - female Pediciid crane fly? - Pedicia - male Pedicia inconstans Dark brown crane fly - Pedicia inconstans
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 Pediciidae (Hairy-eyed Crane Flies)
Explanation of Names
Pediciidae Osten Sacken 1859
Numbers
ca. 150 spp. & sspp. in 6 genera (+10 subgenera) in our area, ~500 spp. in 25 genera worldwide(1)(2)
Range
Temperate zones of both hemispheres.
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