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  • English
    • Purerehua
    • Caddisfly
    • Caddisflies
  • German
    • Köcherfliegen
  • Scientific Names
    • Trichoptera

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

dwilson

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

Tamahunga (Google, OSM)

Description

Found a few of these, under stones in forest stream.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

dwilson

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

Tamahunga (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in stream in forest, under a stone.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

grahame

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Light trapping at Travis Wetland.
Looks like we have male and female of this species of Caddisfly.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

speedy

Date

October 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

dhobern

Date

October 17, 2014 10:42 AM CEST

Description

Trichoptera sp., to Robinson trap, Søborg, Denmark, 16/17 October 2014

Photos / Sounds

P1570366

What

Pycnopsyche Order Trichoptera

Observer

muir

Date

October 12, 2014 06:50 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 30, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

9.1mm length. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by Dave Ruiter @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

October 27, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

21.4mm wingspan. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by Dave Ruiter @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 4, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

16mm length. Came to black light trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Dave Ruiter @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

anewman

Date

October 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Oxyethira (trichoglene) albiceps Genus Trichoglene

Observer

stho002

Date

October 4, 2014

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus

Habitat: On vegetation by pond.

Identification: Oxyethira albiceps (McLachlan, 1862)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nzwide

Date

September 30, 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.