Native SpeciesMayfly nymph

Ephemeroptera (order)
FOUND by Wetlands4Me
2017-10-16
Bridgton
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by Ms. Doughty
Peer reviewed by
Field Notes
Our stream side had poison ivy, and lots of trees. The leaves have started to fall. The stream was full of rocks and the water was moving quickly.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
The nymph is greenish-brown in color.
Photo of my evidence.
The nymph has three long tails.
Photo of my evidence.
The nymph has gills on the abdomen, and the mayfly nymph has feathery gills on its abdomen.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Ephemeroptera (order)
Common name:
Mayfly nymph
Count of individuals: 
1-10
Coverage: 
Reproduction: 
How big is it?: 
0 - 2 cm
Is it male or female?: 
Can't tell
Sampling method: 
Net
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.052826 °
Longitude: 
W -70.702884 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a stream or river
Trip Information
Name:
Stevens Brook 2
Trip date: 
Mon, 2017-10-16 13:20
Town or city: 
Bridgton
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
MIDAS Code: 
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
15 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Paved road
Dirt road
Walking trail
People
Water temperature: 
pH: 
6.0
Dissolved oxygen: 

Comments

Great job with this ID. Notice the flat head. That is a character for a certain type of mayfly.