Cedar Creek
Ecosystem Science Reserve


Insects of Cedar Creek

Family  SIPHLONURIDAE

(Primitive Minnow mayflies)

     Most Primitive Minnow Mayfly naiads (81 NA spp) inhabit small well-aerated streams.  Wisconsin genera include-- Parameletus(1), Siphlonurus(3).  Ameletus(1) is now placed in the AMELETIDAE.


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