Small Eastern Blue-Winged Olives
Like most common names, "Small Eastern Blue-Winged Olive" can refer to more than one taxon. They're previewed below, along with 1 specimen. For more detail click through to the scientific names.
These are pretty much always called Small Eastern Blue-Winged Olives.
These are often called Small Eastern Blue-Winged Olives.
This intriguing species has received a lot of attention in past angling books. Recent authors suspect that much of this credit was a case of mistaken identity, with Attenella attenuata
receiving praise for the hatches of Drunella lata
and Dannella simplex
. Much of the credit was
legitimate and accurate, but this species is no longer thought to be on par with its most popular cousins in Ephemerella
I have several specimens listed under this species, but I'm not positive the identification is correct.