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Hex Mayflies
Hexagenia limbata

The famous nocturnal Hex hatch of the Midwest (and a few other lucky locations) stirs to the surface mythically large Brown Trout that only touch streamers for the rest of the year.

Updates from September 4, 2006

Closeup insects by Troutnut from Willowemoc Creek in New York

Female Attenella margarita (Little Western Blue-Winged Olive) Mayfly Dun
I found this dun unusually late in the year for anything in the Ephemerellidae family in the East. It's also small for that family.
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