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Btbo32June 9th, 2019, 5:21 pm
Posts: 13Hi All- found this bug on my car today after a very productive day out on the Big Flatbrook River in Northwestern NJ. Picture not as focused as I’d like but I’m hoping someone can help me Identify this Mayfly??
Thanks
Jersey Boy
TaxonJune 9th, 2019, 8:19 pm
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Plano, TX

Posts: 1301
Hi Jersey Boy-

Focus of photo notwithstanding, I believe this male imago to likely be Maccaffertium ithaca.
Roger Rohrbeck
www.FlyfishingEntomology.com
Btbo32June 10th, 2019, 5:54 am
Posts: 13Thank you Roger!
Jersey Boy

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