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Caddisfly (Trichoptera)Trichoptera sp. (order)

Unidentified Caddisfly at Lake Burley Griffin West

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Trichoptera sp. (order) at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Apr 2019
Trichoptera sp. (order) at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Apr 2019
Trichoptera sp. (order) at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Apr 2019
Trichoptera sp. (order) at Lake Burley Griffin West - 11 Apr 2019

Identification history

Caddisfly (Trichoptera) Trichoptera sp. (order) 14 Apr 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 13 Apr 2019 jbromilow50

4 comments

Alice wrote:
   16 Apr 2019
maybe a species of Triplectides, but cannot see venation well enough to be certain
michaelb wrote:
   17 Apr 2019
Thanks Alice
   20 Apr 2019
I have just processed two more photos, taken with an inferior camera but which came out better, which may help in the identification.
Alice wrote:
   20 Apr 2019
I still think it might not be a species of Triplectides. The wings are rather narrower than most Triplectides species. It could be a species of Notalina, another rather common genus in family Leptoceridae. But very hard to be certain from photos.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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