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Recent observations

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Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

September 19, 2015

Description

nymph

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No photos or sounds

Observer

bioblitz2015

Date

February 19, 2015

Description

nymph

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What

Spinygilled Mayfly Coloburiscus humeralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 8, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Observer

tremontinstitute

Date

November 12, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Observer

tremontinstitute

Date

October 12, 2010

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What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hex Hexagenia limbata

Observer

mlodinow

Date

July 19, 2015

Place

crook, co (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Date

July 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Observer

vncdatatech01

Date

June 1, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lfelliott

Date

May 30, 2011 07:27 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lfelliott

Date

September 7, 2015

Description

at blacklight

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 22, 2016

Description

under rock in stream

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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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