TITLE

Mayfly

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Mayfly, a soft-bodied insect with transparent wings and two or three tail-like projections. Adult mayflies gather in swarms in early spring, often under street lights. Mayflies are eaten by birds, bats, frogs, and fish, particularly trout. Several fishing lures are modeled after mayflies.
ACCESSION #
37309698

 

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