WA Caddisfly Description
(Longhorned case maker)
|Retreat: portable case made of rock or plant material, of various shapes.||Antennae much longer than body.|
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(4) WA species
|Long maxillary palpi, elongate sickle-like mandibles, dorsal abdominal segment 1 with a pair of dark patches; hind legs longer and thinner compared to the others; case curved cones made of rock fragments and sand, or pieces of plant or twigs.||Body length: 12 mm.|
Body: yellow to brown.
Wings: straw yellow to brown.
State/province distribution based on NatureServe Explorer.Created: 08/16/2013 Last modified: 12/08/2014 www.FlyfishingEntomology.com