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Palingenia longicauda

The remarkable phenomenon of Tisza blooming (Tiszavirágzás) comences when the first male long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) hatches out of its aquatic larva skin and rises from the water surface up into the air.
Millions of males and females are going to follow, mate, form huge clouds, lay eggs, and perish, within the next few hours. Tisza blooming (Tiszavirágzás). It is when millions of long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) are rising in huge clouds, reproduce, and perish, all in just a few hours.

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The remarkable phenomenon of Tisza blooming (Tiszavirágzás) comences when the first male long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) hatches out of its aquatic larva skin and rises from the water surface up into the air.<br />
Millions of males and females are going to follow, mate, form huge clouds, lay eggs, and perish, within the next few hours. Tisza blooming (Tiszavirágzás). It is when millions of long-tailed mayflies (Palingenia longicauda) are rising in huge clouds, reproduce, and perish, all in just a few hours.