family Tipulidae

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Related to family Tipulidae: Mosquito eater, Skeeter eater
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Tipulidae - crane fliesfamily Tipulidae - crane flies        
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Nematocera, suborder Nematocera - mosquitoes; fungus gnats; crane flies; gnats; sand flies
crane fly, daddy longlegs - long-legged slender flies that resemble large mosquitoes but do not bite
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Conversely, the family Tipulidae increased from site 1 to site 3 and had the maximum abundance at this site.
The parasitoids are two species of the big-headed fly family Pipunculidae and all known hosts belong to the more primitive crane fly family Tipulidae. Only the larval stage or maggot is infective, feeding internally within the host's abdomen.
* Family Empididae Hydrachnidae * Family Hydrachnidae Oligochaeta * Class Oligochaeta Plecoptera * Order Plecoptera Simuliidae * Family Simuliidae Tipulidae * Family Tipulidae Trichoptera * Order Trichoptera Pagastia sp.