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Entomology Basic entomology for the fly fisher to help identify insects that one might encounter on the stream or in a stillwater.

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These were all over the place this weekend in Connecticut. I'm not sure what they are but they were hovering around the river. Three different bugs. Click the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.


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Top: little black caddis
Middle: midge (chironomid adult)
Bottom: little black stonefly
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Default Re: Anybody identify these bugs?

I was thinking four different bugs. Not sure the first one is a little black caddis. #2 is. We have one around here that has a light wing and a dark gray body. Might be grannom.
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I was thinking four different bugs. Not sure the first one is a little black caddis. #2 is. We have one around here that has a light wing and a dark gray body. Might be grannom.


1 and 2 are the same bug. I should have been more clear.


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