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    • Trichoptera
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    • Caddisflies
    • Caddisfly
    • Purerehua
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    • K√∂cherfliegen

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Recent observations

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Observer

stho002

Date

January 26, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Henderson, Palomino shops

Habitat: At light, at about 2100 hrs.

Identification: Triplectides obsoletus (McLachlan, 1862)

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Observer

oryzias

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

It's founded on the top glass of my aquarium

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Observer

marcello

Date

October 4, 2014 11:42 AM CEST

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Square

Date

January 15, 2015

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Observer

scottking

Date

June 4, 2014 01:34 PM CDT

Description

Longhorned Caddisfly
Northfield, Minnesota
June 3, 2014

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What

purse-case caddisflies Family Hydroptilidae

Observer

epitree

Date

January 18, 2015

Place

Te Aroha (Google, OSM)

Description

8mm wingspan

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Square

Date

September 6, 2014

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Square

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Date

the past

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Observer

eraskin

Date

January 11, 2015

Description

Larval case (empty). Two found in small stream.

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Observer

joepb

Date

January 12, 2015

Description

Lots of them in cases and with nets and stone houses. Quite a few ephemoroptera too.

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What

Net-spinning Caddisfly Family Hydropsychidae

Observer

keimwj

Date

June 15, 2013

Description

15 Jun 2013.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.

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Observer

steve_kerr

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Numerous clusters of these on the underside of a large slab of conglomerate in a dried stream bed.

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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.