Trichoptera: Limnephilidae of Gunnison County, Colorado
Limnephilus rohweriBanks, 1908
Updated 20 April 2016
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ReferencesBanks,N 1908 Neuropteroid insects - notes and descriptions. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 34:255-267.
Herrmann,SJ; Ruiter,DE and Unzicker,JD 1986 Distribution and records of Colorado Trichoptera. Southwestern Naturalist 31 4, 421-457. Abstract and first page
Ross,HH and Merkley,DR 1952 An annotated key to the nearctic males of Limnephilus (Trichoptera, Limnephilidae). American Midland Naturalist 47:435-455. first page
Ruiter,DE 1995 The adult Limnephilus Leach (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae) of the new world. Vol. 11. Ohio Biological Survey, College of Biological Sciences, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. 200 pages
Zuellig,RE; Heinold,BD; Kondratieff,BC and Ruiter,DE 2012 Diversity and distribution of mayflies (Ephemeroptera), stoneflies (Plecoptera), and caddisflies (Trichoptera) of the South Platte River Basin, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming, 1873-2010 (No. 606). US Geological Survey. PDF - caution 46MB
Elevation collected 8,800-9,650ft Adults were found April-August. Remarks from page 91: "The type locality for this species is Florissant, Colorado (Banks, 1908). The only available records from the SPRB are associated with springs in the southwestern part of the basin."
Brown, WS 2011 Trichoptera (Caddisflies) of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA