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Arnold Creek Large Stonefly

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Many years ago I was fishing Arnold Creek in Luzern County. It was late June. I saw a very large stonefly get hit by a brookie. I caught that fish and the stonefly was at least an inch and three quarters. Any idea as to its species? Thanks.

Posted on: 2017/6/3 15:10
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Re: Arnold Creek Large Stonefly

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Brookies aren't picky. Just fish a stimulator that matches the size of the real thing.

Posted on: 2017/6/3 15:38


Re: Arnold Creek Large Stonefly
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salmo wrote:
the stonefly was at least an inch and three quarters. Any idea as to its species? Thanks.


I'm assuming this was a winged adult? If so, it was likely just a large Perlid stonefly. Another possibility would be a Pteranarcys (sic?) stonefly, commonly called a "salmonfly."

Posted on: 2017/6/9 7:40


Re: Arnold Creek Large Stonefly

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Here is a big stonefly from Penns

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