Meet the Ephemeroptera

Mayflies

These small, dainty insects are well known for their relatively short life span once they become adults, some species only living for a few hours. Most of their development occurs in the nymph stage within fresh water.

Centroptilium luteolum

Centroptilium luteolum – Small Spurwing Mayfly – Family: Baetidae

Cloeon dipterum

Cloeon dipterum – Family: Baetidae