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Flying Insect [Jasper, IN - 7-25-2020]


Best Answer Manitobant , July 25 2020 - 10:00 AM

Mayfly of some kind. These guys don't have any mouthparts and only live for a few days. Go to the full post


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#1 Offline CatsnAnts - Posted July 25 2020 - 9:51 AM

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I've been practicing my "macro photography" recently, and decided to look for some insects to photograph. This little guy caught my attention, and I'm now curious to as of what species it is? They are fairly common around here:

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#2 Offline Manitobant - Posted July 25 2020 - 10:00 AM   Best Answer

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Mayfly of some kind. These guys don't have any mouthparts and only live for a few days.
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Colony wish list:

Lasius latipes
Temnothorax pilagens
Temnothorax Americanus
Myrmica semiparasitica
Any formica microgyna group sp.

#3 Offline Ant_Dude2908 - Posted July 25 2020 - 10:00 AM

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Looks like some sort of Mayfly


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#4 Offline ponerinecat - Posted July 25 2020 - 11:03 AM

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great pictures.


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