Mosquito /fly , moth?

Asked October 2, 2019, 3:05 PM EDT

What bugs are these?

Howard County Maryland tiger moth crane fly insect or spider id

3 Responses

We can't see a lot of detail in your first photo but we think that is a cranefly.
Definitely not a mosquito.

Your beautiful white visitor is a type of Spilosima tiger moth.


Christine

Thank you!Are they poisonous?

No, they are harmless. Just put them outside.


Christine