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Recent observations

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Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

July 22, 2015 11:36 AM EDT

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What

Hagen's Small Minnow Mayfly Diphetor hageni

Observer

finatic

Date

July 3, 2015 08:44 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

July 19, 2015 10:08 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Small Mayflies Family Baetidae

Observer

jerry2000

Date

July 13, 2015 06:25 PM EDT

Description

Brown body, clear wings, large turbinate eyes (spinner, male). 2 tails, one broken off.

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Observer

glmory

Date

July 13, 2015 07:26 PM PDT

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What

Hagen's Small Minnow Mayfly Diphetor hageni

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 3, 2015 08:18 PM PDT

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Observer

jerry2000

Date

July 6, 2015

Description

This was caught in a spider web. May have been there a few days, but it's not totally desiccated, so perhaps fairly fresh. Greyish-brown body, heavily speckled wings. About 8 mm.

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Observer

d_b

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Small Mayflies Family Baetidae

Observer

jerry2000

Date

June 28, 2015 10:44 AM EDT

Description

Small, brown body, two long tails, large eyes (this is a male). Clear wings. Note the large pointed bump on the leading edge of hind wing.

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Observer

dhobern

Date

June 21, 2015 08:23 AM CEST

Description

Cloeon dipterum (Linnaeus, 1761), to Robinson trap, Søborg, Denmark, 20/21 June 2015

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What

Small Mayflies Family Baetidae

Observer

sambiology

Date

June 18, 2015

Description

A neat little mayfly in the family Baetidae, I believe. These are aptly called "small mayflies." Yep. It was small.

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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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