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Nature Photography Challenge (wild creatures, plants and places only)

A regular photography contest for Nature lovers who love to learn and teach.

Order - Ephemeroptera

This challenge closed almost 6 years ago.

The Challenge

For this challenge add your images that fit the Order – Ephemeroptera

Interesting Fact

Ephemeroptera meaning short-lived and ptera meaning wing, referring to the brief lifespan of adults. Although they do have mouthparts and stomachs they have lost the ability to use them and their sole purpose in life is to reproduce.

Order – In scientific classification used in biology, the order (Latin: ordo) is a taxonomic rank used in the classification of organisms. Or in simple terms a name given to a group of animals, plants, fungi that are similar in some way, closely related, have something in common.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite.

Rewards & Prizes

1st place winners will have their photo used as the group Avatar for a period of time.
Then 1st, 2nd and 3rd will have their photo’s permanently posted on the groups Feature Board.
1st place member will be become a featured member.

Additional Information

ENTRIES MUST BE ADDED TO THE GROUP FIRST OR BE DELETED FROM THE CHALLENGE.

Cover Image: May I Introduce Myself by alienfunk

Completed

The Top Ten

A Cutie! (ephemerella) by Yannik Hay

A Cutie! (ephemerella) by Yannik Hay was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

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