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Artistic view of a Male Pteronarcys californica (Pteronarcyidae) (Giant Salmonfly) Stonefly Adult from the Gallatin River in Montana
Salmonflies
Pteronarcys californica

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

27" brown trout, my largest ever. It was the sub-dominant fish in its pool. After this, I hooked the bigger one, but I couldn't land it.
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Heptagenia elegantula (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph Pictures

Dorsal view of a Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin
Ventral view of a Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin
Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin
Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin
Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin
Heptagenia elegantula (Heptageniidae) (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin

This mayfly was collected from Eighteenmile Creek in Wisconsin on June 5th, 2005 and added to Troutnut.com by Troutnut on May 24th, 2006.


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Heptagenia elegantula (Pale Evening Dun) Mayfly Nymph Pictures

Collection details
Location: Eighteenmile Creek, Wisconsin
Date: June 5th, 2005
Added to site: May 24th, 2006
Author: Troutnut
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