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Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Leptophlebiidae - Pronggilled Mayflies

Mayfly 2 - Leptophlebia - female Mayfly Nymph - Leptophlebia Stone Fly? - Leptophlebia Paraleptophlebia Leptophlebia perhaps ? - Leptophlebia Mayfly Nymph Mayfly - Paraleptophlebia Paraleptophlebia strigula
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Ephemeroptera (Mayflies)
Suborder Furcatergalia
Family Leptophlebiidae (Pronggilled Mayflies)
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)
unlike many other groups, this family is most diverse in warmer climes globally(2)
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