Pedicia rivosa

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Pedicia rivosa
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Pediciidae
Genus: Pedicia
Species: P. rivosa
Binomial name
Pedicia rivosa
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies
  • P. r. mannheimsi Lindner, 1966
  • P. r. rivosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms [1]
  • Tipula rivosa Linnaeus, 1758
  • Tipula triangularis Fabricius, 1775
  • Pedicia triangularis (Fabricius, 1775)

Pedicia rivosa is a species of hairy-eyed cranefly in the family Pediciidae. It is found across most of Europe, but excluding the Iberian Peninsula. The subspecies P. r. mannheimsi is found in France and Germany, and some specimens from Scotland may also belong to this subspecies.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chandler, Peter J. (1998). Checklists of Insects of the British Isles (New Series) Part 1: Diptera. Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects. New Series. 12. London: Royal Entomological Society of London. pp. 1–234. ISBN 0-901546-82-8.