Troutnut.com Fly Fishing for Trout Home
User Password
or register.
Scientific name search:

> > Timpanoga?

CalebBoyle has attached these 4 pictures to aid in identification. The message is below.
Shown Full Size
Shown Full Size
Shown Full Size
Shown Full Size
CalebBoyleApril 3rd, 2008, 12:39 pm
Charlotte, NC

Posts: 11
Am a right?

TaxonApril 3rd, 2008, 1:46 pm
Site Editor
Plano, TX

Posts: 1311
Caleb-

Let's just say you were right. Based on the cast nymphal shuck, your specimen appears to be Dannella lita (previously classified as Timpanoga lita) or Dannella simplex (previously classified as Timpanoga simplex).

Were these photos taken in North Carolina? Was the emergence event, which under normal circumstances would be in June or July, perhaps artificially accelerated as a result of the water temperature in your aquarium?
Best regards,
Roger Rohrbeck
www.FlyfishingEntomology.com
CalebBoyleApril 5th, 2008, 6:35 pm
Charlotte, NC

Posts: 11
Thanks Roger-- man I can't keep up with all these genus changes...
TroutnutApril 5th, 2008, 8:04 pm
Administrator
Bellevue, WA

Posts: 2592
They're all on Roger's site. :) I think.
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist

Quick Reply

You have to be logged in to post on the forum. It's this easy:
Username:          Email:

Password:    Confirm Password:

I am at least 13 years old and agree to the rules.

Related Discussions

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Re: Baetis doesn't look like a BWO!!
In Female Baetis Mayfly Dun by Adirman
10Sep 12, 2010
by Martinlf
Re: Southeast Mayflies
In the Mayfly Species Leptophlebia cupida by DarkDun
24Mar 4, 2007
by Taxon
Re: Dark reddish-brown spinner
In the Identify This! Board by Wiflyfisher
13Jul 25, 2014
by Millcreek
Re: Help identifying?
In the Identify This! Board by Doublezz105
3Jul 9, 2007
by Taxon
Re: What is it?
In the Identify This! Board by Wbranch
9Jul 24, 2007
by GONZO
Re: Information on BWO patterns
In Fly Tying by Blueliner
16Aug 20, 2009
by Malcolm
Re: Cornutas
In General Discussion by Adirman
34Jun 20, 2011
by Oldredbarn
Re: Pine Creek Ephemerellid
In the Photography Board by Crepuscular
33Jun 12, 2012
by Entoman
Re: tricos 4pm
In the Mayfly Genus Tricorythodes by IEatimago
8Sep 3, 2007
by Gene
Re: Timpanoga hecuba
In the Photography Board by Millcreek
10Sep 19, 2014
by Millcreek
Most Recent Posts
Re: Fall ISO's - Au Sable
In General Discussion by Brian314 (Partsman replied)
Tippet for Doug
In Gear Talk by Martinlf
Re: TMC 518 size 32 hooks
In Fly Tying by Dbarr15 (Martinlf replied)
Re: some fish taken on a modern streamer
In Fishing Reports by Partsman (Jmd123 replied)
Re: traditional streamers- still in use?
In General Discussion by Roguerat (Wbranch replied)
Re: fall colors
In Fishing Reports by Partsman (Wbranch replied)
Re: Emerald shiner steehead
In the Photography Board by Wbranch
Re: Emerald shiners
In General Discussion by Wbranch