Mayfly nymphs (order Ephemeroptera)

Mayfly nymphs - Ephemeroptera

contained families:

Heptageniidae (Flathead mayflies)

Baetidae (Minnow mayflies)

Potamanthidae (Hacklegill mayflies)

Leptophlebiidae (Prong-gilled mayflies)

Ephemeridae (Common burrowing mayflies)

 

 

Flathead mayfly nymph (Ephemeroptera, Heptageniidae)

 

Order: Ephemeroptera

Family: Heptageniidae

common name: Flathead mayflies

 

 

Minnow mayfly nymph (Ephemeroptera, Baetidae)

 

Order: Ephemeroptera

Family: Baetidae

common name: Minnow mayflies

 

 

Hacklegill mayfy nymph (Ephemeroptera, Potamanthidae)

 

Order: Ephemeroptera

Family: Potamanthidae

common name: Hacklegill mayflies

 

 

 

Prong-gilled mayfly nymph (Ephemeroptera, Leptophlebiidae)

 

Order: Ephemeroptera

Family: Leptophlebiidae

common name: Prong-gilled mayflies

 

 

 

Common burrowing mayfly nymph (Ephemeroptera, Ephemeridae)

 

Order: Ephemeroptera

Family: Ephemeridae

Species: Ephemera danica

common name: Common burrowing mayflies

 





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