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WiflyfisherOctober 9th, 2021, 8:00 am
Wisconsin

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Has anyone else seen nymphs shortly after the shed their exoskeleton and started a new instar?

https://wiflyfisher.com/blog/2021/10/08/instar-of-a-mayfly-and-stonefly-nymph/




John S.
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PartsmanOctober 9th, 2021, 4:02 pm
bancroft michigan

Posts: 399
I like the blog WiFly, as to your question no I have not yet witnessed a nymph in this stage. The closest thing that was pretty neat was watching brown drakes emerging and shedding there shuck, it was very interesting to watch in person.
Mike.

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