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Caddisfly - Apatania incerta

Caddisfly - Apatania incerta
Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA
April 17, 2009
Size: 8.5mm to wingtip


Moved from Apatania.
This one must have lost all it's scales.

Dolophilodes distinctus
det. John Weaver. Sorry.

and now
I find that another specimen that is indeed Apatania incerta, and fits the photo better.

Thanks Dave
It's a new family for the guide! Now to see if the specimen can be identified to species.

with the specimen in hand
they are pretty easy to tell apart.

looks like

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