Crane Fly (Tipulomorpha) Sightings

Order: Diptera

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Common Name: Crane Fly (Tipulomorpha)
Record#: 4986
Date Sighted: 2017-07-07 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Crane Fly (Tipulomorpha) in Windsor Junction, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Tipulomorpha is an 'intra-order'


 
Species: Bombylius major
Record#: 4872
Location: DUNSTABLE, Lu63ef, United Kingdom
Date Sighted: 2017-04-02 #Seen: 1
User#: John-O
View full size photo of Bee Fly - Large Bombylius Major in DUNSTABLE, Lu63ef, United KingdomSite Description:
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Common Name: Fly
Record#: 4579
Location: Washington Manor Park, CA, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-05-21 #Seen: 1
User#: Vi Truong
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Common Name: Fly
Record#: 4571
Location: Hayward, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-04-20 #Seen: 1
User#: hung ivan
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Common Name: Fly
Record#: 4572
Location: Hayward, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-04-20 #Seen: 1
User#: hung ivan
Site Description:
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Common Name: Hystricia Abrupta
Species: Hystricia abrupta
Record#: 3812
Date Sighted: 2014-08-31 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Hystricia Abrupta in Windsor Junction, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Scrubs, forest, streams.
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Species: Bombylius major
Record#: 3658
Date Sighted: 2014-05-03 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Bee Fly - Large Bombylius Major in Spryfield, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : McIntosh trail


 
Record#: 3129
Date Sighted: 2013-07-26 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Hoverfly (Eristalis) in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small meadow near wolfville dykes
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Record#: 3123
Date Sighted: 2013-07-18 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Hoverfly (Sphaerophoria) in Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small meadow on Mcintosh trail
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Common Name: Tachina Flies
Record#: 2108
Date Sighted: 2013-04-18 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Tachina Flies in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Numerous flies around, visiting flowering Coltsfoot.
Comment : Not sure of genus or species, sticking with the family level of ID


 
Common Name: Mosquito
Record#: 1616
Date Sighted: 2012-12-11 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: small wooded area in residential neighborhood
Comment : Mild the past 24hr, was 10C when I spotted it.


 
Common Name: Syrphid Flies
Record#: 1578
Date Sighted: 2012-10-01 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Syrphid Flies in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: meadow, forest, lakes
Comment : It's a honey bee mimic.


 
Common Name: Hystricia Abrupta
Species: Hystricia abrupta
Record#: 1460
Date Sighted: 2012-08-17 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Hystricia Abrupta in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Cole Harbour Heritage trail
Comment : Distinguished bristles (heavy black setae) on body and shiny light brown abdomen. Similar looking tachinid fly has longer mouth parts Adejeania vexatrix.


 
Common Name: Robber Flies
Record#: 1387
Date Sighted: 2012-06-25 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Robber Flies in Halifax, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: McIntosh Run Trail.
Comment : Very bright orange abdomen


 
Common Name: Mosquito
Record#: 1224
Location: Olmsted Falls, Ohio, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-03-10 #Seen: 1
Site Description: My yard holds a lot of water but if the skeeters are coming out already that's not a good sign.
Comment : Allison King


 
Common Name: Fly
Record#: 1147
Date Sighted: 2012-03-04 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
Site Description: Residential area, small forested area.
Comment : Can't recall seeing a fly this time of year around here. It's very mild today 7C, as was most of this winter.


 
Common Name: Mosquito
Record#: 1013
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-05 #Seen: 1
User#: kevinxiao
Site Description: it was in our house
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Common Name: Crane Fly
Record#: 1014
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2012-01-05 #Seen: 1
User#: kevinxiao
Site Description: it was walking on the ceiling
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Common Name: Fly
Record#: 941
Location: Union City, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2011-12-22 #Seen: 2
User#: kevinxiao
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Common Name: Crane Fly
Record#: 737
Date Sighted: 2011-09-25 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Crane Fly in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Crane Fly
Record#: 705
Date Sighted: 2011-09-03 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Crane Fly in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
Comment : Common around here.


 
Common Name: Phantom Crane Fly
Record#: 682
Date Sighted: 2011-08-16 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
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Common Name: Phantom Crane Fly
Record#: 550
Date Sighted: 2011-07-17 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Phantom Crane Fly in Sackville, New Brunswick, CanadaSite Description: Sackville Waterfowl Park boardwalk trail. Awesome little boardwalk, a must visit when in the area, very short, maybe 2km.
Comment : Saw these two attached to one another, must be mating. Very slow and clumsy fliers, seem to drift on the wind as much as fly.


 
Common Name: Large Bee Fly
Species: Bombylius major
Record#: 215
Date Sighted: 2010-04-24 #Seen: 10
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Large Bee Fly in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Rocky trail near Sandy Lake and 102 hwy
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Species: Eristalis transversa
Record#: 3077
Date Sighted: 2004-05-22 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Transverse Flower Fly in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Male on Ox-eye Daisy. Wind west 54; rain; low 15; high 28.


 
Species: Nephrotoma ferruginea
Record#: 2954
Date Sighted: 2004-05-06 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Tiger Crane Fly Nephrotoma Ferruginea in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 48; wet; low 7; high 28.


 
Species: Xylota species
Record#: 2939
Date Sighted: 2004-05-05 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Flower Fly Xylota Species in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 33; very wet; low 8; high 17


 
Species: Syrphus ribesii
Record#: 2941
Date Sighted: 2004-05-05 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Flower Fly Syrphus Ribesii in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 33; very wet; low 8; high 17.


 
Species: Helophilus fasciatus
Record#: 2867
Date Sighted: 2004-04-26 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Flower Fly Helophilus Fasciatus in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 57; low 6; high 18


 
Species: Bombylius major
Record#: 2829
Date Sighted: 2004-04-18 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Bee Fly - Large Bombylius Major in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind east gusting to 61; low 12; high 27.


 
Species: Helophilus fasciatus
Record#: 2823
Date Sighted: 2004-04-16 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Flower Fly Helophilus Fasciatus in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind east 46; low 6; high 24.


 
Species: Gonia species
Record#: 2819
Date Sighted: 2004-04-15 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Tachinid Fly Gonia Species in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 20; low 4; high 20.


 
Common Name: Muscid Fly
Species: Muscidae species
Record#: 2811
Date Sighted: 2004-04-14 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Muscid Fly in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
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Species: Pollenia pediculata
Record#: 2812
Date Sighted: 2004-04-14 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Cluster Fly Pollenia Pediculata in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
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Species: Helophilus fasciatus
Record#: 2813
Date Sighted: 2004-04-14 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Flower Fly Helophilus Fasciatus in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods – Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : On Hepatica. Wind west 15; low 1; high 12.


 
Common Name: Crane Fly
Record#: 2352
Date Sighted: 2003-06-02 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Crane Fly in Wheatley, Ontario, CanadaSite Description: Goron Woods - Wet Hickory/Oak forest and adjacent sandy meadow.
Comment : Wind west 30 km/h; low 17; high 26