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Trichoptera: Ueonidae of Gunnison County, Colorado

Oligophlebodes sierra
Little Western Dark Sedge

Ross 1944
Updated 25 Jan 2011
TSN 116040

Good Links

On this website:
Ueonidae Introduction

Other Websites:
Illustration - University of Alberta Entomology Collection Species page
     Has illustration of male genitalia, description, habitat information, range and more.

Photos, Map, Museum specimens, DNA - Barcodinglife.org


Flint,OS, Jr. 1960 Taxonomy and biology of Nearctic limnephilid larvae (Trichoptera), with special reference to species in eastern United States. Entomologica Americana 40:1-117.
     Describes the larvae.

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 present in Gunnison County.

Nimmo, A 1971 The adult Rhyacophilidae and Limnephilidae (Trichoptera) of Alberta and eastern British Columbia and their post glacial origin. Quaestiones Entomologicae 73: 3-234.

Ross,HH 1944 The Caddis Flies, or Trichoptera, of Illinois. Natural History Survey of Illinois 23 Los Angeles, CA. 326 pages.
     Original Description

Vineyard,RN and Wiggins,GB 1988 Further revision of the caddisfly family Uenoidae (Trichoptera): evidence for inclusion of Neophylacinae and Thremmatidae. Systematic entomology 13(3) 361-372.

Brown, Wendy S. 2005 Trichoptera of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA