Leptonema amazonense group

Net-Spinning Caddisfly

Leptonema amazonense group, Net-spinning Caddisfly, Suriname photo

Family: Hydrospychidae

Subfamily: Macronematinae

Tribe: Macronematini


The Caddisfly shown here is in the amazonense species group, and is likely Leptonema irroratum or maculatum.

Photo location: Para district, Suriname.

Determined by Dr. Ralph W. Holzenthal, University of Minnesota.

American Insects site