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    • Caddis flies
    • Caddisflies
    • Caddisfly
    • Purerehua
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    • Trichoptera
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    • Köcherfliegen

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Recent observations

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Long-horned Caddisflies Family Leptoceridae

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xizitro33

Date

July 29, 2016 06:44 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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bioblogo

Date

July 24, 2016 11:49 AM CDT

Description

Hydaticus told me what these were, but I don't remember...

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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vicfazio3

Date

July 28, 2016

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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zeledonia

Date

July 28, 2016 10:10 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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pengelmeyer

Date

July 28, 2016 04:05 PM PDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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xizitro33

Date

July 28, 2016 08:23 PM EDT

Description

Body almost 2 cm in length.

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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cgritz

Date

July 27, 2016 09:32 PM CDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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cgritz

Date

July 27, 2016 09:02 PM CDT

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Long-horned Caddisflies Family Leptoceridae

Observer

xizitro33

Date

July 28, 2016 04:00 PM EDT

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Long-horned Caddisflies Family Leptoceridae

Observer

xizitro33

Date

July 28, 2016 03:45 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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treichard

Date

July 21, 2016 10:53 PM EDT

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Long-horned Caddisflies Family Leptoceridae

Observer

chrisgoforth

Date

July 23, 2016 11:39 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The caddisflies are an order, Trichoptera, of insects with approximately 12,000 described species. Also called sedge-flies or rail-flies, they are small moth-like insects having two pairs of hairy membranous wings. They are closely related to Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies) which have scales on their wings, and the two orders together form the superorder Amphiesmenoptera. Caddisflies have aquatic larvae and are found in a wide variety of habitats such as streams, rivers, lakes, ponds, spring seeps, and...

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