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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, ...

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

Do you know what a crane fly, commonly referred to as a mosquito hawk or mosquito eater, looks like? Read our guide to find out more about them so you can ...

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 ...

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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 ...

timesofsandiego.com/life/2017/03/31/influx-of-harmless-mosquito-hawks-look-like-giant-mosquitoes

Mar 31, 2017 ... If you've noticed what looks like giant mosquitoes or daddy-longlegs with wings, flying around like crazy and bouncing off walls, you're not ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Mosquito+Hawks+Look+like&v=mlYW6iZaAQg
Mar 31, 2014 ... Growing up in Louisiana, it's a myth we've all heard, you're not supposed to kill the so called "mosquito-hawks" because they eat mosquitoes!

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 ...