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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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Isidro
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Isidro on Mar 4, 2008March 4th, 2008, 7:26 pm EST
Hello!
This mayfly was found into my city, Zaragoza, in NE Spain, in a river forest (poplars, oxes, etc) The river (Ebro river) is great, deep, slow and contaminated. The picture (sorry by the poor quality) is taked at April. Two cerci, about 2 cm wingspan, veis marked in dark, at least in coastal area.



It's possible to identify? Could be an Ecdyonurus?

Thanks...
Isidro
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Isidro on Mar 10, 2008March 10th, 2008, 3:54 am EDT
Anybody.... ? :-(
Isidro
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Isidro on Mar 16, 2008March 16th, 2008, 6:23 am EDT
I give it as impossible..??? :-( :-( :-(

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