fishfly


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Related to fishfly: dobsonfly, mayfly
n.1.(Zool.) a fly similar to but smaller than the dobsonfly.
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Pollution Tolerance and Points of Georgia Adopt-A-Stream's WQI (*) (Georgia Adopt-A-Stream 2015) Sensitive Taxa Somewhat Sensitive Taxa Tolerant Taxa (3 points) (2 points) (1 point) Stonefly Nymphs Common Net Spinning Caddisflies Midge Fly Larvae Mayfly Nymphs Dobsonfly/Hellgrammite & Fishfly Black Fly Larvae Water Penny Larvae Dragonfly & Damselfly Nymphs Lunged Snails Riffle Beetle Larvae Crayfish Aquatic Worms and Adults Crane Flies Leeches Aquatic Snipe Flies Aquatic Sow Bugs Caddisflies (Case- Scuds building) Clams & Mussels Gilled Snails (*) Water quality rating (WQI) was calculated as the sum of all categories: excellent > 22, good 17-22, fair 11-16, and poor < 11.
The first mitochondrial genome for the fishfly subfamily Chauliodinae and implications for the higher phylogeny of Megaloptera.
Larval and pupal Nanocladius asiaticus were reported on both dobsonfly and fishfly larvae in Japan, but some of these midges died when the larval megalopterans exited the water to pupate in riparian soils (Hayashi, 1998).