Jump to content


 Welcome to FlyTyingForum.com


FlyTyingForum.com is the largest fly tying community in the world and we hope you take a moment to register for a free account and join this amazingly friendly and helpful group of anglers. FTF has over 12,000 registered members that have made over 300,000 posts and have uploaded over 6,000 patterns to our exclusive fly pattern database!

If you are an experienced fly tier or just starting out FTF is the perfect place to call home. Click Here To Register for a Free Account

Fly Pattern Database / Browse by Topics / Browse by Material / Fly Tying Bench Database / Fly Fishing & Tying Videos / FTFCurrent(NEW!)
Featured Products: Fly Tying Hooks / Fly Tying Scissors / Waterproof Fly Boxes
Photo

Entomology On-Line


  • Please log in to reply
20 replies to this topic

#16 bowfin47

bowfin47

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 449 posts

Posted 24 January 2008 - 09:43 AM

For identifications and and photos of damsels and dragonfly adults, Gayle and Jeanell Strickland's web site is amazing:

http://public.fotki.com/gstrick3/

or

http://search.fotki..../?q=dragonflies


They also have marvelous net to easily catch Odonata - damselflies and dragonflies. You can easily make a "Strickland Rig": http://public.fotki....images-intende/

Other nice adult Odonata sites are:

Damselflies (Zygoptera) of the Southwest:

http://southwestdrag...wzygoptera.html

CALIFORNIA DRAGONFLIES & DAMSELFLIES:

http://sonic.net/dragonfly/

OdonataCentral - Photo Iendification web site:

http://www.odonatace...ction.bySpecies

This is a site for Odonata naiads, i.e. immatures:

http://insects.ummz..../test/index.htm

Bowfin47

Co-Founder Classic Atlantic Bream Fly Society
Life Member - Federation of Fly Fishers

FFF Member Since '84


#17 JSzymczyk

JSzymczyk

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 4,366 posts

Posted 24 January 2008 - 02:38 PM

http://www.insectnet.com

is a web forum that covers the entire ento spectrum. There are some very bright folks who regularly participate there. It is NOT fishing oriented, but if you need an ID, someone there will be able to do it. Be warned though that it can get quite political, very opinionated, and technical. I read it quite a bit because one of my other illnesses (besides fishing) is insect collecting and rearing.

the gales of November remembered...


#18 robrubinsconnie

robrubinsconnie

    Bait Fisherman

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 2 posts

Posted 05 February 2009 - 03:08 PM

QUOTE (lanvaettir @ Mar 10 2004, 04:19 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I found this site some time ago and I like it. It has info on bugs and flies.

http://www.westfly.com/ento/ento.htm

Do you all know of better ones?


Yeah try www.bugguide.net
also teaches you the taxonomy so you will eventually learn how all these bugs are related to each other from a evolutionary perspective.
Great Pics too with both the adult forms and immature forms

#19 oldtrout58

oldtrout58

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 597 posts

Posted 21 May 2015 - 08:03 PM

http://flyline.com/entomology/



#20 Troutslayer101

Troutslayer101

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 69 posts

Posted 28 November 2016 - 07:49 PM

Does any one know about this Entomology course?  it is on sale right now but I'm not sure if it would be worth it.  Maybe I just need to apply that money to books?  

 

https://thecatchandthehatch.com/


"I think I fish, in part, because it's an anti-social, bohemian business that, when gone about properly, puts you forever outside the mainstream culture without actually landing you in an institution."  John Gierach


#21 ralphs007

ralphs007

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 123 posts

Posted 20 March 2017 - 03:31 PM