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Recent observations

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catabbott

Date

June 24, 2016

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What

Scorpionflies Genus Panorpa

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allenratzlaff

Date

June 28, 2016 08:14 PM EDT

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What

Common Scorpionfly Panorpa communis

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dinobiancolini

Date

June 28, 2016

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azornoutdoors

Date

June 28, 2016

Description

Male Scorpionfly observed in the pasture north of the barn at the Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center

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What

Scorpionflies Genus Panorpa

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rjm2

Date

June 24, 2016

Description

Panzner 15 acres

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What

Scorpionflies Family Panorpidae

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tapaculo99

Date

June 26, 2016

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Scorpionflies Genus Panorpa

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entomo-logic

Date

June 2, 2016

Description

8mm long, Female

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Scorpionflies Family Panorpidae

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loriannkayaker

Date

October 5, 2014

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ilkwon

Date

June 25, 2016 04:45 PM JST

Description

참밑들이?

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amarzee

Date

June 25, 2016 10:31 AM JST

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pbedell

Date

June 23, 2016

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bathyporeia2

Date

June 19, 2016 04:27 PM HST

Description

Panorpa vulgaris

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Description from Wikipedia

Mecoptera (from the Greek: meco- = "long", -ptera = "wings") are an order of insects with about 550 species in nine families worldwide. Mecoptera are sometimes called scorpionflies after their largest family, Panorpidae, in which the males have enlarged genitals that look similar to the stinger of a scorpion. The Bittacidae, or hangingflies, are a prominent family of elongate insects known for their elaborate mating rituals, in which females choose mates based on the quality of...

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