Ecology

Key Facts Mayfly

Eggs Larval Stage Adult Life span 2 weeks 1 year 24-48 hours Food n/a Algae, detritus in water n/a Predators Water snails, caddisfly larvae Fish, dragonfly larvae, birds and water beetles Fish, birds, dragonflies, water beetles Habitats Laid in water on plant stems or similar Lives in shingle/under stones on stream beds Flies around close …

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