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    • Caddisflies

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

garychang

Date

September 10, 2014 01:02 PM PDT

Description

Flew off before I could take pictures from other angles. Note to self: one of the first couplets in the key to caddisflies asks about ocelli.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caddisflies (Order Trichoptera) Order Trichoptera

Observer

ctracey

Date

September 19, 2014 02:04 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

zcota

Date

September 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

rpayne

Date

September 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

adrianj

Date

September 6, 2014 10:54 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jerry2000

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

Large (13 mm body, not including wing), orange-tan. Long antennae. Dark eyes.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

avlapolt

Date

September 13, 2014 11:17 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

avlapolt

Date

September 12, 2014 04:51 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

brewbooks

Date

August 28, 2014 04:02 PM PDT

Description

Order Trichoptera (Caddisfly) larvae which look like sticks but were in motion.

Seen in a small pond between Meadowatch Plot 4 and Plot 5
Lakes Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Elevation 1665 meters (5470 feet)

Hiking and botanize in Reflection Lakes and Paradise area of Mount Rainier as part of MeadoWatch
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

emjohnson

Date

September 4, 2014

Description

Large, light brown. Very long antennae.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

September 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

gogabioblitzdm

Date

March 28, 2014

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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...

No range data available.