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Trichoptera: Limnephilidae of Gunnison County, Colorado

Lenarchus brevipennis

(Banks, 1899)
Updated 27 Mar 2015
TSN 116368

This species has not been reported from our county yet.

Good Links

On this website:
Introduction to Lenarchus

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

Description - University of Alberta Entomology Collection Species page
     Has a description, habitat information, range and more.


Banks,N 1899 Descriptions of new North American neuropteroid insects. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 25:199-218. PDF
     Described on page 209 as Stenophylax brevipennis.
Description of Lenarchus brevipennis

Ross,HH; Merkley,DR 1952 An annotated key to the nearctic males of Limnephilus (Trichoptera, Limnephilidae). American Midland Naturalist 47:435-455.
     Has keys to identify North American adults.

Schmid,F 1952 Le group de Lenarchus Mart. (Trichoptera, Limnoph.). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft 25(3): 157-210.
     Also studies adults of Lenarchus.

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Brown,WS 2015 Trichoptera (Caddisflies) of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA