I would have liked to see the crane fly bend those two grass blades into that arched position. Perhaps it was winging along and caught hold of the one blade with its left legs, then did an about-face with its right legs flailing and swept in the other grass blade.
|Crane Fly Acting Like A Hangingfly|
It's a bit unusual for me to be out at midnight observing nature, but I sure did see some strange things. This crane fly was only one of them. Another was a midnight mushroom muncher.