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> > Not Capniidae; this is a Nemourid

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AcroneuriaJanuary 20th, 2007, 5:47 pm
Liverpool, PA

Posts: 2
Hard to tell what genus this belongs to; nemourids can be tricky. Capniids are most often confused with Leuctrids--they are very similar.
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PA Department of Environmental Protection
TroutnutJanuary 20th, 2007, 5:51 pm
Bellevue, WA

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Thanks. What characteristic sets it apart?
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist
PeterOApril 26th, 2007, 2:01 pm
Posts: 8This Nemourid looks like Prostoia sp. A common gill-less genus in central NY.

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