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

> > Identification: Hydropsyche

The Specimen

Hydropsyche (Spotted Sedges) Caddisfly AdultHydropsyche (Spotted Sedges) Caddisfly Adult View 4 Pictures
Collected May 16, 2004 from unknown in Wisconsin
Added to Troutnut.com by on January 25, 2006

The Discussion

LitobranchaSeptember 23rd, 2006, 2:46 pm
Knoxville TN

Posts: 51
looks like a hydropsyche female.

[edited by Troutnut: added title]
GONZOSeptember 23rd, 2006, 4:39 pm
Site Editor
"Bear Swamp," PA

Posts: 1681
Similar question on this one, Lito. I think I get the female identification here (I can see the ventral view), but what is the reason for Hydropsyche as opposed to Ceratopsyche? (Or were you simply using the older generic epithet to include both?) Thanks, again.

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.
Most Recent Posts
Re: Tiny Black Caddis hatch, late fall - Nov 26 to be exact_ Spring Creek Southern MO
In the Caddisfly Family Hydroptilidae by Dai_sca (Pdcox replied)
Re: Best guess at this bug. Smut (Simuliidae)
In General Discussion by Pdcox
Must Read This on my New Reel Purchase
In Gear Talk by 6106b
Re: Stonefly?
In the Identify This! Board by Pdcox (Taxon replied)
Re: Streamer rig set up questions
In Gear Talk by Fliesties22 (Martinlf replied)
Iowa Driftless
In General Discussion by KevinB
Re: Rio Puerco, Northern New Mexico
In Fishing Reports by Red_green_h (Jmd123 replied)
Re: fall bluewinged olive coloration.
In Fly Tying by Partsman
Re: Thankful
In General Discussion by Martinlf (Strmanglr replied)
Re: My (new) place and its environs
In the Photography Board by Jmd123 (Martinlf replied)