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Insect discovered by Tclenche (#8196)

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Sighting Info

Observed: May 4, 2016 @ 12:00 PM
Posted on: May 7, 2016 @ 10:21 PM (diff: 3 days)
Comments:
unknown insect on the garage door of our shed.

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By Frank on 5/8/2016 2:56:12 PM

Hi tclenche. Nice sighting, thank you, would it be about 1-11/2 inches?
Looks like a stonefly, plecoptera, they are starting to hatch, mainly at night and hide under stones etc, rarely seen during the day. Great "nymph", artificial fly.dressing, for trout/salmon and seem fairly common on the rivers here.

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