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Male Baetidae (Blue-Winged Olives) Mayfly Nymph Pictures

This mayfly was collected from the Gulkana River on July 17th, 2011 and added to on July 20th, 2011.

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Anyone recognize this Baetid nymph? 24 Replies »
Posted by Troutnut on Jul 20, 2011
Last reply on Jul 21, 2011 by Entoman
There aren't all that many baetids reported from Alaska, but I couldn't figure out what this one is. I didn't have a lot of time to look at keys, but here's the whole list of reported Alaskan baetids, with the ones I could obviously eliminate crossed out (and now some that you've eliminated, too):

Acentrella feropagus
Acentrella insignificans
Acentrella lapponica
Acentrella turbida

Baetis bicaudatus
Baetis foemina
Baetis tricaudatus
Baetis bundyae
Baetis flavistriga


Diphetor hageni

Plauditus dubius

Procloeon pennulatum

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