Kriska Gy, Horváth G, Andrikovics S: Why do mayflies lay their eggs en masse on ... (1998)

Kriska Gy, Horváth G, Andrikovics S
1998
Why do mayflies lay their eggs en masse on dry asphalt roads? Water–imitating polarized light reflected from asphalt attracts Ephemeroptera.
Journal of Experimental Biology 200: 2273–2286.