Researchers discovered new species of ‘Mayfly’ in India

Researchers have found a new species of mayfly in the southern Western Ghats of India.

As per scientists, this is the first time that any mayfly belonging to the genus Labiobaetis has been found in peninsular India. The new species, called Labiobaetis soldani, ” has been named after Dr T Soldan honoring his remarkable contribution to the understanding of the Ephemeroptera of Palaearctic and Oriental realms.

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