Flies: Caddisflies
Fly Fishing the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
The following flies are the ones we recommend
to imitate the various species of caddisflies that
are important to anglers fly-fishing in the Great
Smoky Mountains National Park.

Little Black Caddisflies:
Modest abundance, widespread distribution
Brachycentrus genus

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Little Black Caddis Pupa -
hook size 18

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Little Black Caddis Adulthook
size 18
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Short-horned Sedges:
Modest abundance, scattered distribution
Glossosoma species

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Short - horned Sedge Pupa -
hook size 20

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Short-horned Sedge Adult,
Hook Size 20
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Great Autumn Brown Sedge:
Modest abundant, widespread distribution
Limnephilidae family  

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Great Autumn Brown Sedge
Pupa - Hook size 10

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Great Autumn Brown Sedge,
hook size 10
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Green Sedges:
Moderate abundance, scattered distribution
Rhyacophila species

Larva: "Perfect Fly" Green Sedge Larva (Rock
Worm) - Hook size 14, 16

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Green Sedge Pupa - Hook
size 14, 16

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Green Sedge Pupa - Hook
size 14, 16
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Cinnamon Sedges:
Abundant, isolated distribution
Ceratopsyche species

Larva: "Perfect Fly" Cinnamon Caddis Larva -
Hook Size 16, 18

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Cinnamon Caddis Pupa -
Hook Size 16, 18

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Cinnamon Caddis Adult -
Hook Size 16, 18
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Little Sister Caddis (Little Olive
Sedges):
Abundant, isolated distribution
Cheumatopsyche species

Larva: "Perfect Fly" Little Sister Caddis Larva -
Hook Size 18

Pupa: "Perfect Fly" Little Sister Caddis Pupa -
Hook Size 18

Adult: "Perfect Fly" Little Sister Caddis Adult -
Hook Size 18
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Little Black Adult
Green Sedge Pupa
Short-horned Sedge Pupa
Cinnamon Sedge Pupa
Great Autumn Brown Sedge
Short-horned Sedge Adult
Great Autumn Brown Sedge
Little Black Caddis Pupa
Green Sedge (Rock Worm) Larva
Cinnamon (Spotted) Sedge Larva
Little Caddis Eating Rainbow
Adult Cinnamon Sedge
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