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Recent observations

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What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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woolworthv19

Date

December 7, 2016 02:42 PM EST

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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drlj

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November 27, 2016

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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kelseyf4

Date

December 6, 2016 10:07 AM PST

Description

Found near Ravenna Creek.

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jimmalefyt

Date

December 6, 2016 03:14 PM EST

Description

Mayfly

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What

Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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danilo_hegg

Date

December 6, 2016 12:25 AM NZDT

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jeffcramer

Date

July 3, 2016 06:51 PM CDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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awijker

Date

May 18, 2015 10:51 AM CEST

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cgritz

Date

December 1, 2016 12:32 PM CST

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What

Spiny Crawler Mayflies Family Ephemerellidae

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jennadefrancisco

Date

December 5, 2016

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belstudholme

Date

December 1, 2016 02:53 PM NZDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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belstudholme

Date

November 29, 2016 12:11 PM NZDT

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Mayflies Order Ephemeroptera

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belstudholme

Date

November 29, 2016 12:06 PM NZDT
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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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