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Trichoptera: Limnephilidae of Gunnison County, Colorado

Limnephilus castor

Ross and Merkley, 1952
Created 19 Jun 2011
TSN 116128

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References

Herrmann,SJ; Ruiter,DE and Unzicker,JD 1986 Distribution and records of Colorado Trichoptera. Southwestern Naturalist 31 4, 421-457.
     The authors show this species is present in Gunnison County. Copied from page 442:
"Drainages: Animas, Arkansas, Colorado, Gunnison.
Habitat: ponds, lakes.
Altitudinal range: 1990 to 3048 meters.
Adult Collection Dates: 4 to 25 August.
Commentary: This species has been reported only from Colorado and Utah. "


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

Ruiter,DE 1995 The genus Limnephilus Leach (Trichoptera:Limnephilidae) of the new world. Vol. 11. Ohio Biological Survey, College of Biological Sciences, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. 200 pages.
     

Brown, Wendy S. 2011 Trichoptera (Caddisflies) of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA
www.gunnisoninsects.org