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DryflyMarch 19th, 2007, 5:39 pm
rochester mn

Posts: 133
gonzo heres the caddis without the case
without the case it is a bit smaller about 1.5 cm
TroutnutMarch 19th, 2007, 6:13 pm
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Bellevue, WA

Posts: 2539
If you've still got it, could you take a pic with it in the water, under a bright light but without the flash? Getting in closer if possible would also help a lot.

It's really hard to make out the important details of nymphs or larvae out of the water. Caddis larvae look as strange dry as a cat does soaking wet.
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist
DryflyMarch 19th, 2007, 6:58 pm
rochester mn

Posts: 133
troutnut i'll try that
thanks for the tip
DryflyMarch 20th, 2007, 5:31 pm
rochester mn

Posts: 133
couldn't get a good enough picture oh well
GONZOMarch 20th, 2007, 6:55 pm
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"Bear Swamp," PA

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Nice try, anyway. You did a fine job of extracting the little bugger from its case without damage.

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