Cedar Creek
Ecosystem Science Reserve


Insects of Cedar Creek

Order EPHEMEROPTERA

Family METRETOPODIDAE

(Cleftfooted Minnow Mayflies)

Cleftfooted Minnow Mayfly naiads (6 NA spp) are found on vegetation in slow current areas of larger streams.  Wisconsin genera include--Metretopus(1), Siphloplecton(2).


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