Trichoptera: Brachycentridae of Gunnison County, Colorado

Micrasema bactro

Ross 1938
Updated 13 Jan 2010
TSN 116967

Good Links

University of Alberta Entomology Collection Species page
     Has illustration of male genitalia, description, habitat information, range and more.


Chapin,JW 1978 Systematics of nearctic Micrasema (Trichoptera: Brachycentridae). Ph.D Dissertation, Clemson University.
     The larvae and adults of most North American Micrasema species are discussed.

DeWalt,RE; Stewart,KW; Moulton,SR; Kennedy,JH 1994 Summer emergence of mayflies, stoneflies, and caddisflies from a Colorado mountain stream. Southwestern Naturalist 39 3, 249-256.

Dodds GS and Hisaw FL. 1925. Ecological studies on aquatic insects. IV. Altitudinal range and zonation of mayflies, stoneflies and caddisflies in the Colorado Rockies. Ecology 6(4)380-390. Abstract PDF

Ross, HH 1938 Descriptions of Nearctic Caddisflies. Bulletin of the Illinois Natural History Survey 21:101-183.
     First description of Micrasema bactro.

Schmid, F. 1983 Revision des trichopteres Canadiens. III. Les Hyalopsychidae, Psychomyiidae, Goeride, Brachycentridae, Sericostomatidae, Helicopsychidae, Beraeidae, Odontoceridae, Calamoceratidae et Molannidae. Memoires de la Societe Entomologique du Canada. Volume 125, 109 pages.

Brown, Wendy S. 2004 Trichoptera of Gunnison County, Colorado, USA