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Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

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Subfamily Isoperlinae - Green-winged Stoneflies

Please help ID - lacewing like - Isoperla Perlodid stonefly, Isoperla holochlora - Isoperla holochlora Perlodid stonefly, Clioperla clio - Clioperla clio Isoperla montana Isoperla similis - female Isoperla similis Isoperla Isoperla
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Superfamily Perloidea
Family Perlodidae (Perlodid Stoneflies)
Subfamily Isoperlinae (Green-winged Stoneflies)
Other Common Names
Stripetails [flyfishing term]
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated as separate family
65 spp. in 5 genera in our area (1) [58 in the lower 48 states(2)] and ~170 spp. in 7 genera worldwide, all but a dozen spp. being members of Isoperla(3)
holarctic + a few Oriental; throughout NA(3)