What is it?

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Entomology' started by Adam Saarinen, Sep 30, 2017.

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  1. Adam Saarinen

    Adam Saarinen Active Member

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    sketch-1506789402472.png Can anyone tell me it's proper name? It was at the end of July on the Pelto river Northern Finnish Lapland! When it happened i couldn't not take the picture! Rod is a Hardy Zenith Sintrix!
     
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    It is a bug! :D
     
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    Hi Adam-

    Due to the lack of resolution of your photo, I am unable to identify it beyond suspecting it to be a female subimago of family Ephemerellidae.
     
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    Thank you very much Taxon! Entomology is something i should get more into! Funny story, start of July 2016 i was on the same river & a caddis came to land on the water right in front of me & i thought oh look, a real live Goddard caddis! Didn't i feel stupid! :)
     
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    You are certainly welcome, Adam.
     
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