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Photo#70501
Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - male

Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - Male
Logy Bay, N47º 37.832' W052º 41.252' (WGS84), Northeast Avalon, Newfoundland/Labrador, Canada
August 13, 2006
Size: Approx 2cm body
This 'bug' was in the grass in our backyard, early afternoon, when I noticed it. As it flew, I followed it to a bush and then to the side of our house.

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Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - male Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - male Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - male Tipula oleracea? - Tipula - male

Cranefly?
Family Tipulidae?
Beware -- there's a different family called "Longlegged Flies"

 
Thanks - Moved
Thank you Peter. Based upon your ID and an additional ID from Chen Young, I've moved these images to the European crane flies guide page.