Jacobus, L.M.; McCafferty, W.P. (2004) Contribution to the morphology and descriptive biology of Caurinella idahoensis (Ephemeroptera: Ephemerellidae). Western North American Naturalist. 64(1): 101-108. ISSN: 1527-0904.

            NAL call number: QH1.G7

Descriptors: ecology, morphology, Diptera, Ephemeroptera, Nostocaceae, Nostocales, Cyanobacteria, Plecoptera, Caurinella idahoensis, adult, egg, larva, male, alate stage, Nearctic species, Nostoc parmelioides, colonial blue-green alga, Trichoptera, abdominal segment 9--posterolateral projections, genitalia, reproductive system, rearing apparatus, laboratory equipment, amorphous detritus, clear cold headwater stream, cohabitation, prolonged preemergence behavior, rock surfaces.



Schloss, A.L. (2002) A laboratory system for examining the influence of light on diel activity of stream macro-invertebrates. Hydrobiologia. 479: 181-190. ISSN: 0018-8158.

            NAL call number: 410 H992

Descriptors: behavior, Ephemeroptera, Stenonema modestum, nymph, macroinvertebrate, light effects, aquatic ecology.


Woodward, G.; Hildrew, A.G. (2002) Differential vulnerability of prey to an invading top predator: Integrating field surveys and laboratory experiments. Ecological Entomology. 27(6): 732-744. ISSN: 0307-6946.

            NAL call number: QL461.E4

Descriptors: behavior, freshwater ecology, environmental biology, Ephemeroptera, Odonata, Plecoptera, Cordulegaster boltonii, carnivore, predator, mayfly, food, prey, stonefly.



Salas, M.; Dudgeon, D. (2001) Laboratory and field studies of mayfly growth in tropical Asia. Archiv fuer Hydrobiologie. 153(1): 75-90. ISSN: 0003-9136.

            NAL call number: QH91.A1A49

Descriptors: freshwater ecology, Ephemeroptera, Afronurus sp., Baetiella pseudofrequenta, Chopralla sp., Choroterpes spp., Cinygmina sp., Heptageniidae, Leptophlebiidae, Procloeon sp., field cages and equipment, laboratory tanks and equipment, Hong Kong, Lam Tsuen River, Tai Po Kau Forest Stream, food quantity, growth rates, temperature, environmental biology, limnology, comparative and experimental morphology.



Gupta, S.; Michael, R.G.; Gupta, A. (1993) Laboratory studies on the life cycle and growth of Cloeon sp. (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) in Meghalaya State, India. Aquatic Insects. 15(1): 49-55. ISSN: 0165-0424.

            NAL call number: QL496.A65

Descriptors: life cycle, growth, developmental stage, temperature, environmental factor, freshwater environment, Meghalaya, India, Baetidae, Ephemeroptera.



Matthews, K.A.; Tarter, D.C. (1989) Ecological life history, including laboratory respiratory investigation, of the mayfly, Ameletus tarteri (Ephemeroptera: Siphloneuridae). Psyche (Cambridge). 96(1-2): 21-37. ISSN: 0033-2615.

            NAL call number: 421 P95

Descriptors: Ameletus tarteri, size, eggs and body size relationship with egg number, oxygen consumption relationship, environmental influences and weight relationship, gut contents, seasonal variations, nymphs, life cycle, growth, emergence from pupa, temporal pattern, population structure, distribution within habitat, habitat preference in streams, chemical factors, temperature, biometrics, whole mayfly physiology, metabolic rate, nutrition, diet, reproduction productivity, development, metamorphosis, ecology, population dynamics, habitat utilization, lotic water, abiotic factors, West Virginia, Cherry River.


Rowe, L.; Berrill, M.; Hollett, L.; Hall, R.J. (1989) The effects of short-term laboratory pH depressions on molting, mortality and major ion concentrations in the mayflies Stenonema femoratum and Leptophlebia cupida. Hydrobiologia. 134(1-2): 89-97. ISSN: 0018-8158.

            NAL call number: 410 H992

Descriptors: Leptophlebia cupida, Stenonema femoratum, Ephemeroptera, ionic relations, effect of low environmental pH, ecdysis, mortality, body ion concentration, whole mayfly physiology, ion and water relations, life cycle and development, ecology, population dynamics, abiotic factors.



Soderstrom, O. (1988) Effects of temperature and food quality on life-history parameters in Parameletus chelifer and P. minor (Ephemeroptera): a laboratory study. Freshwater Biology. 20(3): 295-303. ISSN: 0046-5070.

            NAL call number: QH96.F6

Descriptors: Ephemeroptera, growth, development, quality, feeding, temperature, fecundity, body size, nymph, freshwater environment, laboratory study, mayflies.



Wright, L.L.; Mattice, J.S.; Beauchamp, J.J. (1982) Effect of temperature and sex on growth patterns in nymphs of the mayfly Hexagenia bilineata in the laboratory. Freshwater Biology 12(6): 535-545. ISSN: 0046-5070.

            NAL call number: QH96.F6

Descriptors: Hexagenia bilineata, Ephemeroptera, lethal temperature limit, sexual dimorphism, hatching success, nymph, postembryonic development, growth, mortality, temperature, survival and development relations, whole mayfly physiology, reproduction productivity, life cycle and development, ecology, population dynamics, abiotic factors, physical factors.



Humpesch, U.H. (1979) Life cycles and growth rates of Baetis Spp. (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) in the laboratory and in two stony streams in Austria. Freshwater Biology. 9(5): 467-479.

            NAL call number: QL141.F7

Descriptors: Baetidae, growth, life history, Ephemeroptera, natural conditions study, laboratory study, environmental factor, freshwater stream environment, temperature, ecology, Austria.


Pasternak, K.; Sowa, R. (1979) Proceedings/2nd International Conference on Ephemeroptera, Polish Academy of Sciences Laboratory of Water Biology, Krakow, August 23-26, 1975. 321 p.: ill., Publisher: Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Availability: CNRS-Y16337.

            Descriptors: congress, Ephemeroptera, freshwater environment, mayflies.




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