Erioptera caliptera

Limoniid Crane Fly

Erioptera caliptera, Crane Fly in family Limoniidae


Family: Limoniidae

Subfamily: Chioneinae

Subgenus: Mesocyphona


This wide-ranging Crane Fly is both nearctic and neotropical. In the nearctic it has been reported from California to Newfoundland, south to Arkansas and Florida. In the neotropics it has been collected in Bolivia, also in a number of Caribbean islands including Cuba, Puerto Rico, Dominica, and St. Vincent.

Limoniid Crane Flies: Erioptera caliptera

Insects of West Virginia