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Caddisfly Larva, with unidentified something attached

Observed: 6th April 2011 By: Simon WalkerSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in Invertebrates
Caddisfly larvae, Little Paxton, 2011-04-06 002
Caddisfly larvae, Little Paxton, 2011-04-06 003
Caddisfly larvae, Little Paxton, 2011-04-06 004
Description:

Look carefully at this caddisfly larva. There seems to be something attached to it, it looks like a jelly with small brown dots in it. Eggs of some sort, perhaps?
Addition - same thing, second picture.
And another!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Jelly

The jelly is a strip of snail eggs.

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