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The Little Brown Short-Horned Sedge - GLOSSOSOMATIDAE Glossosoma

I was somewhat surprised when this lone adult caddisfly individual showed up in my beat sheet sampling last weekend.  Aquatic insect emergence timing may occur differently in tailwaters as compared to free-flowing streams and could be linked to more favorable temperature degree growing days in a tailwater environment.  611 more words

Field Notes

Tenkara and Trichoptera

Tenkara and Trichoptera . . .

“The architect in the stream.”

One could make the case that bugs are in my blood. My paternal uncle, Bernard G. 287 more words

Tenkara

Species profile: Odontocerum albicorne

Odontocerum albicorne (Scopoli, 1763)

Odontocerum albicorne is the only member of the Family Odontoceridae found in Ireland, and indeed the sole representative of the family in Britain and Ireland. 326 more words

Trichoptera

Species profile: Goera pilosa

Goera pilosa (Fabricius, 1775)

Goera pilosa is one of three members of the Family Goeridae, and the sole representative of the genus Goera, found in Ireland. 259 more words

Trichoptera

Species profile: Agraylea sexmaculata

Agraylea sexmaculata Curtis, 1834

Agraylea sexmaculata is one of 24 members of the Family Hydroptilidae found in Ireland, and one of two representatives of the genus, along with… 270 more words

Trichoptera

Species profile: Agraylea multipunctata

Agraylea multipunctata Curtis, 1834

Agraylea multipunctata is one of 24 members of the Family Hydroptilidae found in Ireland, and one of two representatives of the genus, along with… 268 more words

Trichoptera

Species profile: Ecnomus tenellus

Ecnomus tenellus (Rambur, 1842)

Ecnomus tenellus is only members of the Family Ecnomidae found in Ireland. This species can be found in still and sometimes slow-moving water of lakes and rivers. 213 more words

Trichoptera