family Ephemeridae


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Noun1.family Ephemeridae - mayflies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
dayfly, mayfly, shadfly - slender insect with delicate membranous wings having an aquatic larval stage and terrestrial adult stage usually lasting less than two days
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D1, D5 Family Ephemeridae Ephemera simulans Walker: A17, B5, B6, D2 Hexagenia limbata (Serville): A9, D9 Family Heptageniidae Leucrocuta hebe (McDunnough): A1, A5, A6, A7, A12, A15, A17, B6, B7, C5, D11 Mccaffertium spp.