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Genus Procloeon

Mayfly IMG_1391 - Procloeon Procloeon nelsoni? - Procloeon nelsoni - male Baetidae ? - Procloeon Baetidae ? - Procloeon Procleon ? - Procloeon Procleon ? - Procloeon Tiny mayfly-esque bug - Procloeon Flying insect with fake big yellow “eyes”  - Procloeon nelsoni
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Suborder Pisciforma
Family Baetidae (Small Minnow Mayflies)
Genus Procloeon
Other Common Names
Blue-Winged Olives (Fly fisher term)
Explanation of Names
Procloeon Bengtsson 1915
21 spp. in our area(1), ~40 total(2)
holarctic with some Oriental representation & 1 Afrotropical sp.(2)