Ephemeroptera

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἐφήμερος (ephḗmeros, lasting a day, day-long) (referring to the brief lifespan of adults) + πτερόν (pterón, wing).

Proper noun[edit]

Ephemeroptera

  1. A taxonomic order within the clade basal Pterygota – the mayflies.

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