Insect Identification
Insect Identification

Mayflies of North America

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 12/19/2015

The interesting little Mayfly is recognized for its very brief adult life span.

There are a total of (4) North American Mayflies in the Insect Identification database. Entries are listed below in alphabetical order.

Thumbnail picture of the Burrowing Mayfly
Burrowing Mayfly
Due to their sensitivity to pollution in the early stages of life, the presence of Burrowing Mayflie... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Coffinfly
At first glance, the Coffinfly appears physically similar to its other Mayfly relatives. A long abd... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Giant Mayfly
Giant Mayfly
Giant Mayflies are common in the Eastern United States and can appear in large quantities in the sum... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Small Minnow Mayfly
Small Minnow Mayfly
Small Minnow Mayflies are a favorite among trout. The fish gobble the Mayflies up in the process of... [Read More]