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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 17, 2014

Place

Burke, VA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

kucycads

Date

August 18, 2014

Description

above the moth, fairly large and tan

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 16, 2014

Place

Burke, VA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

kylejones

Date

August 29, 2014 09:28 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 1, 2014

Place

Burke, VA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

jerry2000

Date

August 27, 2014

Description

Small black caddis, dancing above water.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

perubiology

Date

August 27, 2014 11:46 AM EDT

Description

Trial for using iNaturalist in the field for this project.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dhobern

Date

August 27, 2014 09:15 AM CEST

Description

Mystacides longicornis (Linnaeus, 1758), to Robinson trap, Søborg, Denmark, 26/27 August 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

harumkoh

Date

August 19, 2014 08:26 AM JST

Description

may be ウルマーシマトビケラ.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jerry2000

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

Large (12-13 mm?), orange-tan body. Possibly a Limnephilidae, will have to take a closer look.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jerry2000

Date

August 22, 2014

Description

Small (about size 18), black. Very long antennae. Flying above water.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

Observer

finatic

Date

August 15, 2014 11:40 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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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.