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Crane Fly - Gonomyia

Crane Fly - Gonomyia
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
October 8, 2006

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Thanks Chen
When they grab onto the blades of grass they do look a lot like a long*jawed orb*weaver.

Crane fly in
Limoniidae and probably genus Gonomyia . It is nice to see one of your images showing the posture of this crane fly almost almost looks like a spider. - Chen