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

> > Valuable resource

CaseyPAugust 7th, 2017, 12:11 pm
Arlington, VA/ Mercersburg, PA

Posts: 646
a couple of years ago, a nice fellow posted on here that he had a set of bug identification pages that anyone was welcome to download and use.
i did.
i printed out a complete set on waterproof paper, put them in a binder, and when the Casting for Recovery ladies went on our "Bug Walk" to learn a little bit of aquatic entomology, this book was a great resource. the ladies would bring their little pans and buckets to the table and figure out what they had. the waterproof paper meant that drips didn't matter.
does anyone remember this? can anyone point me to the thread? i'd like to say thank you again.
"You can observe a lot by watching." Yogi Berra
WbranchAugust 7th, 2017, 2:58 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2214
Casey,

Here are a few links you might like;

http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20p?see=I_DSC/0000

http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20p?see=I_DSC/0001

http://www.discoverlife.org/20/q?search=Insecta

The first two links seem to only have pictures of the nymphal stage of aquatic insects. I didn't see any winged adults but I didn't really explore the web site very thoroughly either.

Matt

Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
MillcreekAugust 7th, 2017, 4:46 pm
Healdsburg, CA

Posts: 309
Casey-

I think this is it. http://www.troutnut.com/topic/9024/Free-Stream-Macroinvertebrate-Identification-Cards

Mark
"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
-Albert Einstein
CaseyPAugust 22nd, 2017, 12:33 pm
Arlington, VA/ Mercersburg, PA

Posts: 646
Thanks, Mill Creek--that was it exactly!
"You can observe a lot by watching." Yogi Berra

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: Free Stream Macroinvertebrate Identification Cards
In General Discussion by LowBudget
11Aug 8, 2017
by CaseyP
Re: New Waders
In Gear Talk by Bflat
14Nov 27, 2011
by Sayfu
Re: Just took one of my favorite fish pictures! Guess the fish's size.
In the Photography Board by Troutnut
16Jul 13, 2012
by PaulRoberts
Re: On-Stream Camera Operation
In General Discussion by FisherOfMen
14Mar 30, 2012
by Wbranch
Re: Pat Clayton - The Fish Eye Guy
In the Photography Board by Gripngrin
1Dec 6, 2006
by Troutnut
Re: Baetid mayfly
In the Identify This! Board by Millcreek
20Sep 6, 2015
by Entoman
Re: A good day on the battenkill
In Fishing Reports by Flyfisher06
10Jun 13, 2007
by Flyfisher06
Re: Keep PETA off the Wikipedia fishing pages
In General Discussion by Troutnut
14Dec 18, 2011
by PaulRoberts
Re: looking for 1999 American Angler issue
In General Discussion by Konchu
19Oct 8, 2010
by PaulRoberts
Re: Somerset Fly Show
In General Discussion by Wbranch
3Jan 25, 2010
by Martinlf
Most Recent Posts
Re: Pere Marquette Day Trip
In Fishing Reports by Summer_doug
Re: getting midges down
In the True Fly Family Chironomidae by CaseyP (Ummm replied)
Re: Mayfiles other than Callibaetis
In the Mayfly Genus Callibaetis by Royal_Coach (Millcreek replied)
Old worn out trouter
In General Discussion by Jimcar
Wild Rivers TU Chapter Expo & Auction - Ashland, WI
In General Discussion by Wiflyfisher
Re: Invitation to the 31st Slovenian Open Fly Tying Championship
In General Discussion by Lucky_luke (PABrownie replied)
Re: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut (Wbranch replied)
Re: Christmas nymphs and larvae
In the Photography Board by Millcreek (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Merry Christmas to all and to all a wonderful 2018
In General Discussion by Wbranch (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Mayfly Identification help
In the Identify This! Board by Naaimzerox (Wbranch replied)