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Blacklight Stonefly - Perlesta

Blacklight Stonefly - Perlesta
McFarland Park, Story County, Iowa, USA
July 29, 2011

We had a few of these come to the blacklights each night.

Moved from Stoneflies.

Thanks, Dr. Courtney! It was great to meet you out in Iowa. I'll have to let Dr. Sites know I did some collecting with you.

Looks like a Perlesta (Perlid
Looks like a Perlesta (Perlidae), which are common at lights from mid-summer to early fall.