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Stonefly Family Chloroperlidae (Sallflies)

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» Family Chloroperlidae (Sallflies)
Genus in ChloroperlidaeNumber of SpecimensNumber of Pictures
AlloperlaSallflies38
KathroperlaSallflies22
ParaperlaSallflies21
SuwalliaSallflies211
SweltsaSallflies721

8 genera aren't included.
Common Names
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These stoneflies, the "little yellows" and "little greens," are quite common Summer fauna. They are spread out in a mix between the different genera. The scientific common name for them is Sallfly.

Hatching Behavior


Time Of Day (?): Morning


Egg-Laying Behavior


Time Of Day: Afternoon and evening

Pictures of 17 Stonefly Specimens in the Family Chloroperlidae:

Specimen Page:123
Sweltsa onkos (Sallfly) Stonefly AdultSweltsa onkos (Sallfly) Stonefly Adult View 8 PicturesI'm just guessing this is Chloroperlidae, since it's little and yellow. If anyone has a less haphazard identification, feel free to post it.
Collected May 15, 2007 from Mystery Creek #62 in New York
Added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on May 18, 2007
Suwallia (Sallflies) Stonefly NymphSuwallia (Sallflies) Stonefly Nymph View 9 Pictures
Collected July 17, 2011 from the Gulkana River in Alaska
Added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on July 20, 2011
Sweltsa (Sallflies) Stonefly NymphSweltsa (Sallflies) Stonefly Nymph View 6 Pictures
Collected May 13, 2007 from the Delaware River in New York
Added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on May 18, 2007
Specimen Page:123

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