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Subfamily Chloroperlinae

Stone Fly - Sweltsa borealis green stonefly - Sweltsa lateralis green stonefly - Haploperla brevis Stonefly emerging - Haploperla brevis Chloroperlidae, genus Alloperla - Alloperla Alloperla Chloroperlid - Sweltsa borealis Haploperla brevis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Superfamily Perloidea
Family Chloroperlidae (Green Stoneflies)
Subfamily Chloroperlinae
contains the bulk of the family; 2 tribes with ~100 spp. in 10 genera in our area(1) [81 in the lower 48 states(2)] and >180 spp. in 16 genera worldwide(3)
holarctic + Oriental; throughout NA(3)