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Recent observations

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What

Stream Mayflies Family Heptageniidae

Date

September 24, 2016

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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andyjones

Date

September 25, 2016 12:10 PM EDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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bradleybugman

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September 24, 2016 09:45 PM PDT

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Small Mayflies Family Baetidae

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cgritz

Date

September 27, 2016 09:55 AM CDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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sotelo

Date

March 26, 2016 06:45 PM CDT

Description

insecto blanco parecido a un mosquito

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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mikepatterson

Date

September 26, 2016 11:31 AM PDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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brinda2

Date

September 26, 2016 12:40 AM EDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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tkoffel

Date

July 5, 2014 10:35 AM EDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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tkoffel

Date

August 1, 2014 10:05 AM EDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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herplove

Date

September 25, 2016 07:56 AM EDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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paulengler

Date

September 25, 2016 12:07 PM AWST

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Square

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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cjs041

Date

March 14, 2015 02:03 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Description from Wikipedia

Mayflies or shadflies are insects belonging to the order Ephemeroptera (from the Greek εφήμερος, ephemeros = "short-lived" (literally "lasting a day" "daily" or "day-long"), and πτερόν, pteron = "wing", referring to the brief lifespan of adults). They have been placed into an ancient group of insects termed the Palaeoptera, which also contains dragonflies and damselflies. They are aquatic insects whose immature stage (called "naiad" or, colloquially, "nymph") usually lasts one year in fresh water. The adults...

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