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Stonefly Family Perlidae (Golden Stones)

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» Family Perlidae (Golden Stones)
Genus in PerlidaeNumber of SpecimensNumber of Pictures
AcroneuriaGolden Stones869
AgnetinaGolden Stones424
CalineuriaGolden Stones435
ClaasseniaGolden Stones613
DoroneuriaGolden Stones00
HesperoperlaGolden Stones643
ParagnetinaGolden Stones536
PerlestaGolden Stones19

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This is page 5 of specimens of Perlidae. Visit the main Perlidae page for:

  • The behavior and habitat of Perlidae.
  • 1 streamside picture of Perlidae.

Pictures of 37 Stonefly Specimens in the Family Perlidae:

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Perlidae (Golden Stones) Stonefly NymphPerlidae (Golden Stones) Stonefly Nymph View 2 PicturesThis is a nymph that has recently molted thus has not yet acquired its normal coloration.
Collected June 15, 2010 from the Flathead River-upper in Montana
Added to by Bnewell on June 26, 2011
Perlidae (Golden Stones) Stonefly NymphPerlidae (Golden Stones) Stonefly Nymph View 2 Pictures
Collected March 9, 2004 from unknown in Wisconsin
Added to by Troutnut on January 25, 2006
Male Claassenia sabulosa (Golden Stone) Stonefly AdultMale Claassenia sabulosa (Golden Stone) Stonefly Adult View 2 PicturesThe males have these abbreviated wings. I doubt they can fly but they can run faster than any stonefly I have seen. The also have an interesting habit of jumping.
Collected August 3, 2011 from the Touchet River in Washington
Added to by Bnewell on August 3, 2011
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