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

> > Stonefly?

Agresens has attached this picture to aid in identification. The message is below.
Shown Full Size
AgresensFebruary 21st, 2019, 2:30 am
Kinderhook, NY

Posts: 3
Found this on 2/18/19 in the Kinderhook Creek, NY near Valatie, NY.

There were lots of "winter stoneflies" (Capniidae) around but this one looks different.

Any idea?

Thanks
MillcreekFebruary 21st, 2019, 7:00 pm
Healdsburg, CA

Posts: 328
August - Might be an Isoperla. They're usually pretty distinctively marked but some aren't. Here's a link to one that looks similar.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/594434/bgpage
"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
-Albert Einstein
CrenoFebruary 21st, 2019, 8:09 pm
Grants Pass, OR

Posts: 296
Another good place to look for determined images of immature aquatic insects is Bob Henricks pages - https://www.instagram.com/buddhabob2hanlubo/ and aquaticinsectsofcentralvirginia.blogspot.com

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: fall bluewinged olive coloration.
In Fly Tying by Partsman (BoulderWork replied)
Re: Stonefly?
In the Identify This! Board by Pdcox (Martinlf replied)
Re: Nymphing set up.
In Fly Tying by FC54 (Martinlf replied)
Re: Pretty float down the Yakima Canyon
In Site Updates by Troutnut (Martinlf replied)
Re: Homage to Louis: the Davy Knot revisited
In Gear Talk by Entoman (Martinlf replied)
Re: Quick customer service compliment to Korkers
In Site Updates by Troutnut (Partsman replied)