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Family Leptophlebiidae - Pronggilled Mayflies

Mayfly Larva - Leptophlebia intermedia Blackish Mayfly - Leptophlebia cupida Ringed brown spring mayfly - Leptophlebia cupida Leptophlebia sp. - Leptophlebia Leptophlebia Mayfly - Leptophlebia nebulosa Insecta sp. big early-season mayfly - Leptophlebia - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Suborder Furcatergalia
Family Leptophlebiidae (Pronggilled Mayflies)
Numbers
one of the largest mayfly families, with 67 spp. in 9 genera in our area (~2/3 are in Paraleptophlebia)(1) and ~650 spp. in >140 genera worldwide(2)
Range
unlike many other groups, this family is most diverse in warmer climes globally(2)
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