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

> > I've been spending too much time with bugs

TroutnutApril 16th, 2007, 10:07 am
Administrator
Fairbanks, AK

Posts: 2220
Yesterday I photographed and videotaped a live caddis pupa I found in my latest sample, which is a fairly rare prize, at least with my sampling methods. I'll have it up on the site soon. I put it in a small rearing container to see if it'll hatch out into the adult for me.

This morning I woke up from a dream in which that adult had emerged, but its front left wing was missing, and it was extremely pissed off at me. It was "pacing" back and forth across its little hatching rock looking up at me and cursing me out quite loudly in English for being such a buffoon and messing up its wings.

I need to get out more.
Jason Neuswanger
The Troutnut
QuillgordonApril 16th, 2007, 12:06 pm
Schuylkill County, PA.

Posts: 109
It was "pacing" back and forth across its little hatching rock looking up at me and cursing me out quite loudly in English for being such a buffoon and messing up its wings.


Wow.... not only did the 'little critter' understand English, he could speak it. Very impressive.
You should take him back to college in the fall with you.
He would be a big help identifying all those questionable caddis species ( family members,I would think ).
Cheers.....
Flyfishing is a state of mind! .............. Q.g.

C/R........barbless
GONZOApril 16th, 2007, 12:48 pm
Site Editor
"Bear Swamp," PA

Posts: 1681
Jason, I'll leave the dream interpretation to others, but it was funny and strange at the same time. And...you do need to get out! ;)
TroutnutApril 16th, 2007, 1:08 pm
Administrator
Fairbanks, AK

Posts: 2220
Maybe skiing tomorrow... what month is it again? My calendar says April, but my windows say January.
Jason Neuswanger
The Troutnut
GONZOApril 16th, 2007, 9:17 pm
Site Editor
"Bear Swamp," PA

Posts: 1681
"April is the cruelest month...." But where are those lilacs???

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: Invaria Spinners
In Male Eurylophella Mayfly Spinner by Martinlf
10Aug 10, 2007
by JAD
Re: Limnephilidae?
In the Identify This! Board by Jbrw
2Jun 26, 2007
by Jbrw
Re: Midge Video
In the True Fly Family Chironomidae by JAD
5Mar 4, 2010
by Martinlf
Re: Hex hatch water temperature range?
In the Mayfly Species Hexagenia limbata by NEMatt
3May 25, 2014
by NEMatt
Re: caddis pupa & caddis adult for >>>> ID please <<<
(7 more)

In the Identify This! Board by Brookyman
1Aug 27, 2014
by Creno
Re: Best of the Forum - most interesting quotes list
In General Discussion by Troutnut
46Jun 2, 2014
by Roguerat
Re: Rhyacophila Emergence
In Rhyacophila fuscula Caddisfly Larva by Flybyknight
2Nov 26, 2007
by FlyDoc
Re: callibaetis ?
In the Identify This! Board by Fredw
2Jul 11, 2013
by Entoman
Re: What are we seeing in the East?
In General Discussion by Adirman
6Apr 8, 2013
by Brookyman
Re: Adult Early Black Stone
In Fly Tying by Wolve
1Jan 10, 2008
by Dano
Most Recent Posts
Re: bamboo rods
In Gear Talk by Ericd (Crepuscular replied)
Re: Thread bodies?
In Fly Tying by Roguerat (Oldredbarn replied)
Onocosmoecus larvae and cases
In the Photography Board by Millcreek
Re: BIG Fly
In Fly Tying by Kschaefer3
Re: A couple of Odontoceridae - Marilia and Nerophilus
In the Photography Board by Millcreek
Re: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut (Crepuscular replied)
Re: Erie Creeks
In Fishing Reports by Wbranch
Re: Spain? Rules, licenses and such?
In General Discussion by Shanti (Sara22 replied)
Re: My trip to the Upper Platte
In Fishing Reports by Roguerat (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Little Juniata
In The Little Juniata River by Wbranch (Lastchance replied)