Often called mosquito hawks or skeeter eaters, these delicate creatures pulsating off your walls and ceilings are adult crane flies.
Often called mosquito hawks or skeeter eaters, these delicate creatures pulsating off your walls and ceilings are adult crane flies. Charlesjsharp Wikimedia Commons
Often called mosquito hawks or skeeter eaters, these delicate creatures pulsating off your walls and ceilings are adult crane flies. Charlesjsharp Wikimedia Commons

What are those spindly legged insects invading your home?

April 09, 2016 01:59 PM

UPDATED April 11, 2016 01:41 PM

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John Lindsey

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .