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Videos by Troutnut from Miscellaneous Wisconsin in Wisconsin

Hexagenia
This is one of the earliest videos I made, and I was experimenting with a tank and background that didn't work very well.
Locationunknown
Date ShotJan 12, 2004
Date AddedMar 31, 2006
AuthorTroutnut

Closeup insects by Troutnut from Miscellaneous Wisconsin and the Namekagon River in Wisconsin

Hexagenia limbata (Hex) Mayfly NymphHexagenia limbata (Hex) Mayfly Nymph View 4 PicturesThis medium-instar (Instar: Many invertebrates molt through dozens of progressively larger and better-developed stages as they grow. Each of these stages is known as an instar. Hard-bodied nymphs typically molt through more instars than soft-bodied larvae.) nymph is about an inch long.
Collected January 12, 2004 from unknown in Wisconsin
Added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on January 25, 2006
Ephemeroptera (Mayflies) Mayfly NymphEphemeroptera (Mayflies) Insect Nymph View 4 PicturesThis burrowing mayfly nymph is so small I couldn't even tell what family it's in. My guess is it's a very early instar (Instar: Many invertebrates molt through dozens of progressively larger and better-developed stages as they grow. Each of these stages is known as an instar. Hard-bodied nymphs typically molt through more instars than soft-bodied larvae.) Ephemera simulans nymph.
Collected January 12, 2004 from unknown in Wisconsin
Added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on January 25, 2006

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