cranefly


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Related to cranefly: mosquito hawk, Tipulidae, Mosquito eater
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cranefly

[ˈkreɪnflaɪ] Ntípula f

cranefly

crane fly [ˈkreɪnflaɪ] n (= daddy longlegs) → tipule f

cranefly

nSchnake f
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September - The annual emergence of the common cranefly, known as the daddy-long-legs, and important food for birds and bats, largely failed again.
cranefly larvae in the genus Tipula) have a more alkaline midgut that may minimize the impact of tannins and other compounds that inhibit invertebrate feeding (Martin et al, 1980; Barlocher and Porter, 1986).
The Cranefly Orchid is the most widespread orchid found in Mississippi, but it is often overlooked because it is well camouflaged in its wooded habitat.
Stomach contents of the single California Myotis collected in winter included 1 winter cranefly (Diptera: Trichoceridae), evidence that it had been foraging.
A Horsefly B Lacewing C Mosquito D Cranefly QUESTION 11 - for 11 points: Former Cabinet minister Peter (now Lord) Mandelson is the grandson of which other prominent Labour politician?
Selection of entomopathogenic nematodes (Steinernematidae and Heterorhabditidae, Nematoda) for the biological control of cranefly larvae Tipula paludosa (Tipulidae, Diptera).
lutarium consumed dragonfly larvae, damselfly larvae, tadpoles, snails; however, it did not consume cranefly larvae or small fish.
Some species have already disappeared, including beetles Anthicus bimaculatus and Asaphidion pallipes, last seen in the early 1980s, the cranefly Nephrotoma quadristriata and the snail-killing fly Pherbellia grisescens last spotted in 1966.
The title of each book in the series is named for a plant that grows on Martha's Vineyard: "Deadly Nightshade," "The Cranefly Orchid Murders," "The Cemetery Yew," "Jack in the Pulpit," "The Paperwhite Narcissus" and "Indian Pipes.
The first prey item that I saw caught in this web (on 4 November) was a cranefly.
The Phases of the Crow Gathering Moon and the Spinning Cranefly Moon
Label data record a male feeding on a cranefly (prey item not preserved) and on another species of Synolcus (dubius) (prey item labelled and pinned separately).