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A Caddisfly - Philarctus quaeris


Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNR

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General Description
This caddisfly incorporates snails and other shells into its case from its surroundings making for a neat decorative case. In Montana, this species is generally found in lentic habitats (ponds, wetlands, lake) or on the depositional margins of streams and rivers in aquatic vegetation or on the bottom. .

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 4

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