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Caddisfly Family Hydropsychidae

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Genus in HydropsychidaeNumber of SpecimensNumber of Pictures
ArctopsycheGreat Gray Spotted Sedges00
CeratopsycheSpotted Sedges00
CheumatopsycheLittle Sister Sedges528
HydropsycheSpotted Sedges641
MacrostemumGlossy Wing Sedges00

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This is page 3 of specimens of Hydropsychidae. Visit the main Hydropsychidae page for:

  • The behavior and habitat of Hydropsychidae.
  • 1 underwater picture of Hydropsychidae.

Pictures of 20 Caddisfly Specimens in the Family Hydropsychidae:

Specimen Page:123
Hydropsychidae Caddisfly LarvaHydropsychidae  Caddisfly Larva View 5 PicturesThis is one of the most vividly green Hydropsychidae larvae I've caught.
Collected May 6, 2007 from Mongaup Creek in New York
Added to by Troutnut on May 18, 2007
Hydropsychidae Caddisfly LarvaHydropsychidae  Caddisfly Larva View 4 PicturesEvery picture of this Hydropsychidae larva was taken with my old C740UZ through a microscope.
Collected November 15, 2004 from Fall Creek in New York
Added to by Troutnut on April 12, 2006
Male Hydropsyche (Spotted Sedges) Caddisfly AdultMale Hydropsyche (Spotted Sedges) Caddisfly Adult View 5 PicturesThis was identified by Dave Ruiter as Hydropsyche californica or Hydropsyche occidentalis, but the characteristics were not clear enough to tell them apart.
Collected August 11, 2018 from the Henry's Fork of the Snake River in Idaho
Added to by Troutnut on June 12, 2019
Hydropsychidae Caddisfly AdultHydropsychidae  Caddisfly Adult View 2 PicturesThese specimens are either Cheumatopsyche or Hydropsyche. They escaped before I could catch them.I suspect, based on size, they are Hydropsyche, they are about 1/4 inch in length. Both H. occidentalis and H. californica are common in the Touchet River.
Collected July 27, 2011 from the Touchet River in Washington
Added to by Bnewell on July 29, 2011
Hydropsychidae Caddisfly LarvaHydropsychidae  Caddisfly Larva View 3 Pictures
Collected March 9, 2004 from unknown in Wisconsin
Added to by Troutnut on January 25, 2006
Specimen Page:123
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