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Species Limonia immatura

Another Tipula - subgenus Pterelachisus? - Limonia immatura Crane Fly - Limonia immatura Limoniid Crane Fly - Limonia immatura Limonia cinctipes - Limonia immatura Tipula trivittata? - Limonia immatura  Limonia immatura? - Limonia immatura Limonia immatura Limonia cinctipes - Limonia immatura
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 Limoniidae (Limoniid Crane Flies)
Tribe Limoniini
Genus Limonia
No Taxon (subgenus Metalimnobia)
Species immatura (Limonia immatura)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Metalimnobia immatura
body length circa 20 mm
Apparently widespread in eastern North America. Noted from Minnesota, North Carolina.
Summer, fall. Brimley noted June-August in North Carolina (1). Guide photos show it into late fall in that state.
See Also
Limonia cinctipes has two dark bands on femora instead of three.
Print References
Brimley, p. 315 (1)
Internet References
North Carolina State University Entomology--9 pinned, including specimens from that state.
Crane flies of Pennsylvania--Limonia (Metalimnobia) immatura
Works Cited
1.Insects of North Carolina
C.S. Brimley. 1938. North Carolina Department of Agriculture.