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Genus Tortopsis

Unknown Mayfly - Tortopsis Unknown Mayfly - Tortopsis Unknown Mayfly - Tortopsis What's this? - Tortopsis Ephemeroptera - Tortopsis primus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Suborder Furcatergalia
Infraorder Scapphodonta
Superfamily Ephemeroidea
Family Polymitarcyidae (Pale Burrower Mayflies)
Genus Tortopsis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
the members were formerly treated in Tortopus
Explanation of Names
Tortopsis Molinari 2010
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), 6 spp. total(2)
Identification
see Lloyd Gonzales's comments here
Range
Neotropical group ranging into se. US (to VA-IL)(1)(2)(3)