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Tipula pilicauda (male & female) (confirmed)
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Posted on 22-06-2015 22:54
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Female Tipula (Lunatipula) found dead (23/06/2007, Iberian peninsula: Girona: Beuda, 400 masl)
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Edited by rafael_carbonell on 25-01-2023 23:39
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Posted on 22-06-2015 22:59
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The male was found in a Pholcus phalangioides web the 02/06/2011 at the same locality
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pjotr oosterbroek
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Posted on 22-07-2015 13:01

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Dear Rafael
This is indeed Tipula (Lunatipula) pilicauda.
I would like to use the photos for my Crane Fly website (
Please reply to
Pjotr Oosterbroek
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Posted on 25-01-2023 22:58
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