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Caddis fly larva case

Observed: 7th January 2007 By: helenwindyhills
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
Caddis fly larva case
Caddis fly larva case 1
Caddis fly larva case 1 2

1-2 cm tubes build with silt particles.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Fyvie cadis cases

I think these are the cases of the caddis Limnephilus vittatus, which breeds in pools and lakes that dry up, or considerably diminsh over summer

Ian Wallace, UK Trichoptera Recording Scheme

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Caddis cases

Thank you for the comment. Very interesting subject.

Helen Taylor