Tipula lunata is a distinctively coloured Crane Fly, but there are several other similarly coloured species, so ID is not easy.
Found in well vegetated areas.
May to July.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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