Early Smoky Wing Sedges
This common name refers to only one family.
These are often called Early Smoky Wing Sedges.
This family contains one sometimes important genus, Apatania
. Until recently it was classified in the Limnephilidae
Apatania (Early Smoky Wing Sedges) Caddisfly Adult
View 7 PicturesThis one actually had a medium tan body when it emerged. By the time I took the picture it was dark as night. I was actually looking through my box of specimens trying to figure out where that tan one I caught disappeared to. Then I realized this is it.
Collected May 15, 2007
from in Added to Troutnut.com by on May 18, 2007