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    • 뱀잠자리목
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    • Megaloptera
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    • Alderflies, Dobsonflies, and Fishflies

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Recent observations

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Observer

larry14

Date

July 23, 2016

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What

Eastern Dobsonfly Corydalus cornutus

Observer

larry14

Date

August 4, 2016

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What

Eastern Dobsonfly Corydalus cornutus

Observer

ringmi1

Date

October 5, 2016 02:46 PM EDT

Description

Defining characteristics: light brown in color, segmented abdominal, tufts on gills, very large and strong mandibles

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What

Dark Fishfly Nigronia serricornis

Observer

awijker

Date

May 18, 2015 10:39 AM CEST

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What

New Zealand Dobsonfly Archichauliodes diversus

Observer

belstudholme

Date

December 1, 2016 02:35 PM NZDT

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What

Eastern Dobsonfly Corydalus cornutus

Observer

peggyo

Date

July 19, 2014 09:59 PM EDT

Description

Taken during a Moth Week program

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What

Fishflies Subfamily Chauliodinae

Observer

mperdicas

Date

June 22, 2011 11:05 AM EDT

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What

New Zealand Dobsonfly Archichauliodes diversus

Observer

zealandia

Date

November 24, 2016 01:47 PM TOT

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What

Dobsonflies Subfamily Corydalinae

Observer

zealandia

Date

November 24, 2016 01:41 PM TOT

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What

New Zealand Dobsonfly Archichauliodes diversus

Observer

epitree

Date

November 22, 2016 11:28 AM NZDT

Description

!5 mm including wings
Caught in Spider web

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What

Dobsonflies Subfamily Corydalinae

Observer

adonayvega

Date

August 13, 2016 10:18 PM MDT

Description

Insecto con grandes mandibulas.

Photos / Sounds

What

Dobsonflies Subfamily Corydalinae

Observer

johngarrett

Date

September 26, 2016 07:01 AM CDT

Description

Several females and one male

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Description from Wikipedia

Megaloptera is an order of insects. It contains the alderflies, dobsonflies and fishflies, and there are about 300 known species.

No range data available.
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