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Species Brachypremna dispellens

Crane Fly - Brachypremna dispellens Dancing Crane - Brachypremna dispellens BG1130 D1184a - Brachypremna dispellens - male BG1140 D1222 - Brachypremna dispellens - female BG1140 D1222 - Brachypremna dispellens - female Long-legged Dancing Crane Fly - Brachypremna dispellens Hanging Crane Fly - Brachypremna dispellens On back door screen this morning in PA. - Brachypremna dispellens
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 Brachypremna
Species dispellens (Brachypremna dispellens)
Explanation of Names
Brachypremna dispellens (Walker 1861)
Size
12-17 mm(1)
Identification
legs long and extremely thin - reminiscent of the legs of a harvestman (Opiliones) or a cellar spider
Range
e. US (NJ-FL to KS-TX) to Brazil(2)
Habitat
Larvae are aquatic in margins of streams or creeks
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