Caddisfly
Taken at Longhaugh Point on 23rd September 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Caddisfly

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 1st May 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Caddisfly

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 21st September 2015 using Nikon D5200 - 18-55 mm lens with Raynox DCR-250 Macro Attachment. Fact File

Taken at Stevenston on 6th November 2016 using Panasonic Lumic LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Caddisfly.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Unsure, Over 7000 species of Caddis Fly
Trichoptera.
Adult Food:

Length:
Wingspan:

Habitat:
Feature:
Some species are predators, leaf shredders, algal grazers, and collectors of particles from the watercolumn .
3 - 15 mm.
8 - 40 mm.
Streams, rivers, lakes, ponds.
The larvae of many species use silk to make protective cases of gravel, sand, twigs or other debris. Caddisflies live several weeks and usually mate on vegetation or rocks surrounding water. There is generally one complete generation per year.