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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Primitive winged insect with a flattened body.

Usage examples (30)
  • Nymph: A size 10 or 12 black stonefly is standard, but Hare's Ears and others work.
  • There are over 1700 stonefly species in freshwater habitats worldwide.
  • I also found that a tan stonefly nymph with a bead head will make bream go crazy.
  • My all-time favorite combination is a caddis pupae followed by a big ugly stonefly! for more
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