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Genus Taeniopteryx

Winter Stonefly - Taeniopteryx burksi Winter Stonefly - Taeniopteryx burksi Taeniopterygidae, Taeniopteryx burksi - Taeniopteryx burksi Stonefly - Taeniopteryx winter stonefly - Taeniopteryx burksi - female winter stonefly - Taeniopteryx Taeniopterx parvula - Taeniopteryx parvula - male Taeniopteryx - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Superfamily Nemouroidea
Family Taeniopterygidae (Winter Stoneflies)
Genus Taeniopteryx
Explanation of Names
Taeniopteryx Pictet 1841
'ribbon wing'
11 spp. in our area, 22 total(1)(2)(3)
Larvae have gills attached to bases of legs. Adults have small scars where the gills attached.
holarctic: across NA & Europe to C. Asia(3)