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Is it a u.k. wasp?

Observed: 25th June 2013 By: antonypod56antonypod56’s reputation in Invertebratesantonypod56’s reputation in Invertebratesantonypod56’s reputation in Invertebrates
2013-06-26 16.25.30-1-1-1
Description:

ive re-submitted with expanded newer photo. it had at least 2 wings and was c.40mm across leg-span.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Roger Morris's picture

Difficult angle but my

Difficult angle but my initial thought was Nephrotoma croccata - a cranefly. But, the angles are not good.

antonypod56's picture

crane fly

thanks. seems likely

stevegregory's picture

That's encouraging! I thought

That's encouraging! I thought it was a cranefly in your previous posting!

FCox143's picture

I think possibly a tiger

I think possibly a tiger cranefly - did it have a slightly pointed tail?

antonypod56's picture

tiger c.f.

yes as i recall,pointed.