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Xavier_CarpDecember 18th, 2008, 8:12 pm
Posts: 13Hi guys, this one is a caddis I think belon to the limnephiliidea family, any info abou it?
I'm starting to classify the bgs in my area, ecause there is no information available, thanks for your help.
TaxonDecember 18th, 2008, 8:38 pm
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Plano, TX

Posts: 1344
Xavier-

Rather than being of family Limnephilidae, I believe your larva to be one of the Trumpet-Net Caddisflies of family Polycentropodidae. Yes, some of them are green.
Best regards,
Roger Rohrbeck
www.FlyfishingEntomology.com

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