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  • Portuguese
    • Tricópteros
    • Frigânios
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 毛翅目 (石蛾)
  • English
    • Caddis flies
    • Caddisflies
    • Caddisfly
    • Purerehua
  • Scientific Names
    • Trichoptera
  • German
    • Köcherfliegen

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kens18

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August 24, 2016 11:00 PM EDT

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approx. 5 mm

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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davep

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August 26, 2016 07:32 AM ADT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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vopenwell

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August 27, 2016 02:27 AM PDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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chrisgoforth

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July 24, 2016 10:39 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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chrisgoforth

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July 24, 2016 10:36 PM EDT

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Long-horned Caddisflies Family Leptoceridae

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chrisgoforth

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July 24, 2016 10:36 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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August 26, 2016 07:59 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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hoopoe

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August 26, 2016 10:38 AM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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brunodurand

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August 26, 2016 07:06 AM SGT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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kelly53

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August 13, 2016 04:17 PM PDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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treichard

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August 26, 2016 10:48 PM EDT

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Caddisflies Order Trichoptera

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treichard

Date

August 26, 2016 10:13 PM EDT
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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...

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