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Closeup insects from the Flathead River

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Heptagenia solitaria (Ginger Quill) Mayfly AdultHeptagenia solitaria (Ginger Quill) Mayfly Adult View 4 PicturesThis species is common in the Flathead River below Kerr Day. The river here is fairly warm with a cobble and boulder bottom with heavy periphyton at times. This species is not common elsewhere in western Montana.
Collected July 4, 2005 from the Flathead River-lower in Montana
Added to Troutnut.com by Bnewell on June 28, 2011
Callibaetis ferrugineus (Speckled Dun) Mayfly AdultCallibaetis ferrugineus (Speckled Dun) Mayfly Adult View 3 PicturesThese adults are probably C. ferrugineus.
Collected August 13, 2009 from the Flathead River-lower in Montana
Added to Troutnut.com by Bnewell on June 27, 2011
Lepidoptera (Moths) Moth AdultLepidoptera (Moths) Insect Adult View 2 PicturesI have been told this is the only western aquatic moth, Petrophila confusalis, see here on milkweed blossoms.
Collected July 21, 2005 from the Flathead River-lower in Montana
Added to Troutnut.com by Bnewell on June 28, 2011
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