Caddisfly Family Psychomyiidae
Two species of this small family may be very abundant and important to the angler, Psychomyia flavida and Lype diversa.Hatching BehaviorThe pupae emerge by swimming to the surface.Egg-Laying BehaviorFemales dive to the bottom of the river to lay their eggs.Larva & Pupa BiologyDiet: Algae, leaves, animal matter
2 genera aren't included.
Shelter Type: Silk tube attached to underwater surfaces and covered with various types of stream debris
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