Colourful Crane-fly

Colourful Crane-fly

Observation - Colourful Crane-fly - Global. Description: The third critter that took a shine to the side of our caravan in France this spring - actually it was the first but let's not get picky about sequence - was this rather colourful looking crane-fly. I know I'm sticking my neck out but Chinery seems to

The third critter that took a shine to the side of our caravan in France this spring - actually it was the first but let's not get picky about sequence - was this rather colourful looking crane-fly.

I know I'm sticking my neck out but Chinery seems to have this and, together with an entry on an interesting French Insect Website, it looks like it could be Nephrotoma appendiculata.