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Species Nephrotoma altissima

Black Crane Fly - Nephrotoma altissima - female Black Crane Fly - Nephrotoma altissima - female Black Crane Fly - Nephrotoma altissima Crane Fly? - Nephrotoma altissima Crane Fly - Nephrotoma altissima Orange and black crane fly - Nephrotoma altissima - female Crane Fly? - Nephrotoma altissima Black pointed bug - Nephrotoma altissima
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 altissima (Nephrotoma altissima)
Explanation of Names
Nephrotoma altissima (Osten Sacken 1877)
Range
AK-NT-ON south to OR-AZ-NM-WI(1)-NY-MA (BG records)