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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crane_fly

Crane fly is a common name referring to any member of the insect family Tipulidae, of the order ... The larvae of crane flies are known commonly as leatherjackets. ... Larvae may eat algae, microflora, and living or decomposing plant matter, ...

entomologytoday.org/2015/08/17/mosquito-hawk-skeeter-eater-giant-mosquito-no-no-and-no

Aug 17, 2015 ... In fact, many of the adult crane flies eat very little, if at all, according to Jon Gelhaus, PhD, a fellow crane fly specialist and curator in the ...

www.domyownpestcontrol.com/crane-fly-identification-guide-a-621.html

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www.mosquito.org/mistaken-identities

The largest crane flies are sometimes called "daddy-long-legs", "gully nippers", or "mosquito hawks". However, they do not bite people and they do not eat ...

ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=20892

Apr 27, 2016 ... Most adult crane flies, which superficially resemble large mosquitoes with very long legs, eat very little, if at all. Adult crane flies live for only a ...

sciencing.com/tell-between-mosquito-hawk-mosquito-8192134.html

Apr 25, 2017 ... A mosquito hawk is the nickname of winged insects that eat mosquitoes on the wing, especially types of dragonflies, and damselflies.

www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-giant-crane-fly-invasion-antelope-valley-20170406-story.html

Apr 7, 2017 ... Numerous Antelope Valley residents have reported an invasion of what look like giant mosquitoes, but the bugs are actually crane flies, experts ...

www.a-mosquito.com/mosquito-hawk.php

Dragon flies are commonly refered to as mosquito hawks. This may be due to the species habit of killing mosquitoes. An adult dragonfly can eat hundreds of ...

insectcop.net/mosquito-eaters

Apr 14, 2015 ... You probably have seen an insect that looks like a mosquito but with much longer legs and a bit bigger body. Many call these insects mosquito ...