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Superfamily Psychomyioidea

caddisfly Polycentropus variegatus - Plectrocnemia variegata Tinodes sp. pupal cases and pupae - voucher specimens, in alcohol - Tinodes Caddisfly 2 Trichoptera Plectrocnemia crassicornis - male Polycentropus cinereus - Plectrocnemia cinerea - male Plectrocnemia? - Plectrocnemia crassicornis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Suborder Annulipalpia
Superfamily Psychomyioidea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
families included here used to be treated in Hydropsychoidea
Numbers
~2,300 spp. in 7 families worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide; one tiny family is restricted to SE. Asia, the rest are more or less cosmopolitan(1)
Works Cited
1.Order Trichoptera. In: Thorp J., Rogers D.C. (Eds.) Ecology and general biology: Thorp and Covich's freshwater invertebrates
Holzenthal R.W., Thomson R.E., Ríos-Touma B. 2015. Academic Press, 965–1002.