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Family Tipulidae - Large Crane Flies

Crane fly - Ctenophora apicata - female Crane fly? Ctenophora nubecula? - Ctenophora nubecula Large wasp with upturned abdomen - Tanyptera dorsalis - female Colourful Tipulidae - Phoroctenia vittata Dipteran - Tanyptera dorsalis - male Large Crane Fly - Tanyptera dorsalis Ctenophora apicata? - Ctenophora apicata - female Unknown Insect - Phoroctenia vittata - male

Tiny Crane Fly 2 - Dolichopeza BG1987 E0610 - Dolichopeza subalbipes - male 8014769 - Dolichopeza Tipulidae - Dolichopeza Large Crane Fly - Dolichopeza - female Large Crane Fly - Dolichopeza - female 3013912 crane - Dolichopeza Dolichopeza carolus

Posing nicely on a fence rail, crane fly seeks ID - Tipula Unknown Crane Fly - Tipula jacintoensis Tiger Crane Fly - Nephrotoma crane fly  - Tipula sayi Tipula abdominalis - Giant Crane Fly - Tipula metacomet crane fly - Tipula ultima - male tiger crane fly Nephrotoma alterna  ? - Nephrotoma Another angle of the Slender Beauty. - Tipula ultima - female

Fly Larva Crane Flies (Tipulidae) - Larva Legless Dark Purple & Black Larva Unknown larva 5 Crane Fly larva? Craneflyish thing Craneflyish thing Unknown Larvea