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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Species Ptilostomis angustipennis

Ptilostomis angustipennis - female Ptilostomis angustipennis - female Ptilostomis angustipennis - female Ptilostomis angustipennis - female Ptilostomis angustipennis - male Ptilostomis angustipennis - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Suborder Integripalpia
Infraorder Plenitentoria
Superfamily Phryganeoidea
Family Phryganeidae (Giant Casemaker Caddisflies)
Genus Ptilostomis
Species angustipennis (Ptilostomis angustipennis)
Explanation of Names
Ptilostomis angustipennis (Hagen 1873)