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Dobsonfly - Dysmicohermes

Dobsonfly - Dysmicohermes
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
July 26, 2009
Size: over 3 inches
This insect seems to be quite fuzzy on the thorax, and it consistently held its wings slightly apart, as shown in the photo. I live beside a large mountain creek and this insect showed up on my window late at on a summer's night, attracted by the single light that was on.

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Moved from ID Request.

fishfly of some sort

 
Dysmicohermes disjuncta
Exactly so! Size, fuzzy thorax, and distribution all point to Dysmicohermes disjunctus.
Thank you so much for your help.

 
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