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Salmonflies
Pteronarcys californica

The giant Salmonflies of the Western mountains are legendary for their proclivity to elicit consistent dry-fly action and ferocious strikes.

Male Ephemera simulans (Brown Drake) Mayfly Spinner Pictures

This mayfly was collected from the Namekagon River in Wisconsin on June 2nd, 2005 and added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on May 24th, 2006.

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Coffin Fly Spinner
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Posted by Jackson on May 26, 2009
Last reply on Jun 10, 2009 by Martinlf
Is the Coffin fly the male spinner of the Green Drake or does the Brown Drake also produce a white spinner?

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