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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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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