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mayfly
American English: /ˈmeɪˌflaɪ/
British English: /ˈmeɪflʌɪ/

Translation of mayfly in Spanish:

noun plural -flies

  • Example sentences
    • Rations include a variety of insect larvae, especially mayflies, blackflies, caddis flies, and midges.
    • During the breeding season, they also eat insects, especially dragonflies, mayflies, and caddis flies as they emerge from their aquatic larval stage.
    • In rivers rainbow trout will feed primarily upon the larvae of mayflies and caddis flies.

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