Oecetis sp.

Long-horned Caddisflies


Oecetis sp., Long-horned Caddisflies, Belize image

 

Family: Leptoceridae

Subfamily: Leptocerinae

Length: insect in the photo about 7.5 mm

 

The probably 200 species of Oecetis are distributed across the world.

Photo location: Crooked Tree preserve, Belize.

Determined by Dr. Ralph W. Holzenthal, University of Minnesota.


Long-horned Caddisflies, Oecetis sp., Belize image

Long-horned Caddisflies, Oecetis sp., detail of head


American Insects site