Specimen: Johnny Rostas 2
Location of collection:Beaver pond
Date of collection:September 2011
h value: 2.75
Distinguishing morphological features of Order'
- Wings only FW developed
- HW reduced to knob-like halteres
- Eyes are usually large
- Tarsi are nearly always 5 segmented
Family ? After sequencing, genus and species ?
Life cycle (hemimetabolis or holometabolis) Overwintering/resting/diapause stage (egg, larva/nymph, pupa, adult) Sexual dimorphism (distinguishing features of male and female)
What it eats Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
- Eats only liquid food
Habitat Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
- Mostly in aquatic habitat (freshwater) in larval, nymphal and adult stage.
Ecological Importance Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
Economic/agricultural/human health importance Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
PCR product gel picture?