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Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae of Gunnison County, Colorado

Hydroptila argosa
Microcaddisfly

Ross 1938

Updated 4 Dec 2013
TSN 115696

Good Links

On this website:
Introduction to Hydroptilidae

Other Websites:
Photos, Map, Museum specimens, DNA - Barcodinglife.org

References

Herrmann,Scott J; Ruiter,Dave E; Unzicker,John D (1986): Distribution and records of Colorado Trichoptera. Southwestern Naturalist 31(4), 421-457.
     shows this species is present in Gunnison County

Roemhild, George 1980 Pheromone glands of microcaddisflies, (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae). Journal of Morphology 163 (1) 9-12. abstract

Ross, HH 1938 Descriptions of Nearctic Caddisflies. Bulletin of the Illinois Natural History Survey 21:101-183.


Ruse,LP and Herrmann,SJ 2000 Plecoptera and Trichoptera species distribution related to environmental characteristics of the metal-polluted Arkansas River, Colorado. Western North American Naturalist 60 (1) 57-65. PDF
     H. argosa was found below the Pueblo dam in the Arkansas river.


Brown,WS 2006 Trichoptera (Caddisflies) of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA
www.gunnisoninsects.org