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Subfamily Protoptilinae

micro caddisflies? - Protoptila - male - female Little Black Caddisfly Little Black Caddisfly Little Black Caddisfly - Culoptila Little Black Caddisfly - Culoptila Caddisfly? Protoptilinae ? Protoptilinae ?
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Suborder Integripalpia
Superfamily Glossosomatoidea
Family Glossosomatidae (Little Black Caddisflies)
Subfamily Protoptilinae
Explanation of Names
Protoptilinae Ross 1956
Numbers
TBA spp. in 3 genera in our area, TBA spp. in 18 genera worldwide(1)