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Author Tzilkowski, Caleb J., 1975-

Title Common nymphs of eastern North America : a primer for flyfishers and flytiers / Caleb J. Tzilkowski and Jay R. Stauffer, Jr
Published University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2011
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 110 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Front Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- List of Figures -- Preface -- Chapter 1 Nymph Ecology -- Chapter 2 Caddisflies (Trichoptera) -- Chapter 3 Mayflies (Ephemeroptera) -- Chapter 4 Stoneflies (Plecoptera) -- Chapter 5 True Flies (Diptera) -- Chapter 6 Hellgrammites and Other Aquatic Arthropods -- Appendix A: Caddisfly Attributes and Simple Fly Patterns -- Appendix B: Mayfly Attributes and Simple Fly Patterns -- Appendix C: Stonefly Attributes and Simple Fly Patterns -- Appendix D: Dipteran Attributes and Simple Fly Patterns
Appendix E: Hellgrammite and Noninsect Arthropod Attributes and Simple Fly Patterns -- Appendix F: Generalized Caddisfly and Mayfly/Stonefly Anatomy -- References -- Index -- Back Cover
Summary "A guide for identifying and imitating nymphs, with a focus on flyfishing. Also provides information useful to students, stream conservationists, and scientists concerned with monitoring the health of stream ecosystems"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Flies, Artificial -- Canada, Eastern
Flies, Artificial -- East (U.S.)
Fly tying -- Canada, Eastern
Fly tying -- East (U.S.)
Nymphs (Insects) -- Canada, Eastern -- Identification
Nymphs (Insects) -- East (U.S.) -- Identification
Flies, Artificial.
Fly tying.
NATURE / Ecology
Nymphs (Insects)
East United States.
Eastern Canada.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Field guides.
Form Electronic book
Author Stauffer, Jay R.
ISBN 0271058862