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.
Dorothea is restricted mostly to mountainous
What I was seeing in the mountains of Idaho last week (Pale Morning Duns - size #18) could have been E. dorothea?
Aquatic entomology used to be soooo simple. It's like somebody just re-shuffled the deck! :-)
$#!%. I guess I'll have to shuffle the names again, if the midwestern fish insist on hitting the dorothea emerger. You know the fish can't be wrong.
We go to the local flyshop and pick up a box of Gonzo's flies . . . .