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Unidentified cranefly?

Observed: 20th February 2013 By: pufflefishpufflefish’s reputation in Invertebratespufflefish’s reputation in Invertebrates
Unidentified cranefly?

Length from tip of antennae to wing tips - 250mm, narrow thorax

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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very early

The earliest I've ever seen Tipula oleracea is 22 April, so if I've got the identification correct this is an unusually early sighting.

Entomologist and biological recorder