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Genus Brachycercus

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Suborder Furcatergalia
Infraorder Pannota
Superfamily Caenoidea
Family Caenidae (Small Squaregilled Mayflies)
Genus Brachycercus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Brachycercus Curtis, 1834
4 spp. total, all in our area(1)(2)
primarily Nearctic (B. harrisella is holarctic)(2)
Brachycercus berneri Soldan 1986 se. US(1)
Brachycercus harrisella Curtis 1834 Canada & n. US(1)
Brachycercus nitidus (Traver 1932) e. NA(1)
Brachycercus ojibwe Sun & McCafferty 2008 e. Canada & ne. US(1)