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ByhaughJuly 13th, 2017, 8:47 am
Hawaii

Posts: 56
This is the spinner I want verified identification. Thanks!

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TroutnutJuly 13th, 2017, 10:58 am
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Fairbanks, AK

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Where was it caught?
Jason Neuswanger, Ph.D.
Troutnut and salmonid ecologist
ByhaughJuly 13th, 2017, 11:42 am
Hawaii

Posts: 56
On the Madison River in early July near Westfork in Cameron, Mt
MillcreekJuly 13th, 2017, 2:48 pm
Healdsburg, CA

Posts: 315
My guess would be Siphlonurus. You can see an image here:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/544132/bgimage

My second guess would be Rhithrogena. You can see an image here:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/1069133/bgimage
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