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    • Baetidae
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    • Small Mayflies

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Recent observations

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tonyg

Date

August 24, 2014

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tonyg

Date

August 19, 2014

Description

This was probably the smallest mayfly I have ever seen.

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gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

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gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

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gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

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gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

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gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

Description

Early instar

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Square

Date

August 10, 2014 10:11 AM PDT

Description

Right

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Observer

jerry2000

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

Small brown mottled body (Size 20 or so). Clear wings. Hind wings visible. 2 tails. Large orange eyes (Male specimen).

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Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

July 30, 2014 05:57 AM JST

Description

two tails.

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Square

Observer

susanelliott

Date

July 27, 2014

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No photos or sounds

Observer

jerry2000

Date

October 11, 2013

Place

Swift (Google, OSM)

Description

Tiny olive. Size 26-28]

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Description from Wikipedia

Baetidae is a family of mayflies with about 900 described species distributed worldwide. These are among the smallest of mayflies, adults rarely exceeding 10 mm in length excluding the two long slender tails and sometimes much smaller, and members of the family are often referred to as small mayflies or small minnow mayflies. Most species have long oval forewings with very few cross veins (see Comstock-Needham system) but the hindwings are usually very small or even...

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