Higher Classification

Higher Classification of The Mayflies of North America

Suborders, infraorders, families and genera are included along with some common names of family or higher groupings. Any family or genus may be directly accessed within the species list by clicking on the name. Currently 23 families and 107 genera of mayflies are recognized in North America. Current numbers of species for North America, Canada, Mexico, Greenland, and the USA are found with the Species List.