Definición de stonefly en inglés:


Saltos de línea: stone|fly
Pronunciación: /ˈstəʊnflʌɪ

sustantivo (plural stoneflies)

  • A slender insect with transparent membranous wings, the larvae of which live in clean running water. The adults are used as bait by fly fishermen.
    • Order Plecoptera: many families
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    • Young Atlantic salmon in streams eat mainly the larvae of aquatic insects such as blackflies, stoneflies, caddisflies, and chironomids.
    • The Permian saw the appearance of stoneflies, true bugs, beetles, and caddisflies, among other groups.
    • Their findings can then be presented to government scientists for further investigation, or passed to national recording schemes for the three main groups of river insects: caddisflies, mayflies, and stoneflies.

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