Insect Fossils
Cochise College 
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Roger Weller, geology instructor   copyright 2011-R.Weller

dragonfly nymph (mayfly?)-2
Specimen was identified by fossil dealer as a dragonfly nymph. 
However, an entomology student has suggested that it is probably a
mayfly nymph because of the three filaments at the end of the body.

insect                                                                                                                                               84a

Photo is copyright free for non-commercial educational uses. 
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.

Fossil courtesy of Collin Mineral Company, Inc.
3215 East Redwood Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85048-7835