Longhorn (Oecetis ochracea)
This is a caddislfy with antennae which just go on forever. A slim, pale buff caddisfly with exceptionally long antennae – 3x the length of the forewing. Forewing length 10 to 14mm.
It flies May to September. Attracted to light, and is found on ponds, canals, lakes and slow rivers. Common and widespread throughout Britain.
Photographs taken July 2013, rear garden, Staffordshire. Camera Nikon Coolpix P500. © Pete Hillman 2013.