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Recent observations

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

moonlittrails

Date

April 20, 2014 08:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

icosahedron

Date

April 21, 2014 02:23 PM PDT

Description

These were clinging to a rock in the middle of the creek; underwater with a bit of current sweeping over them.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Caddisflies Family Limnephilidae

Observer

ebrown813

Date

April 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

prakrit

Date

April 9, 2014 04:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

April 8, 2014

Place

York Township, Medina County (Google, OSM)

Description

Giant Casemaker Caddisfly in vernal pool

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

james3

Date

April 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

yasingi

Date

March 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Caddisflies (Order Trichoptera) Order Trichoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

March 28, 2014 09:35 PM PDT

Description

One of the larger and more beautiful finds of the evening.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

October Caddis Genus Dicosmoecus

Observer

mmanila88

Date

March 29, 2014 12:27 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

October Caddis Genus Dicosmoecus

Observer

mmanila88

Date

March 29, 2014 12:27 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

biochristine

Date

March 29, 2014 12:18 PM PDT

Description

Rancho

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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.