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Genus Brachycentrus

Caddisfly - Brachycentrus Brachycentrus appalachia Brachycentrus appalachia caddisfly larva - Brachycentrus americanus Unknown stuck flying insect - Brachycentrus occidentalis - female Brachycentrus	incanus - Brachycentrus incanus - female Brachycentrus	incanus - Brachycentrus incanus - female Caddisfly id? - Brachycentrus occidentalis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Suborder Integripalpia
Infraorder Plenitentoria
Superfamily Phryganeoidea
Family Brachycentridae (Humpless Casemaker Caddisflies)
Genus Brachycentrus
Explanation of Names
Brachycentrus Curtis 1834
Numbers
a dozen spp. in our area(1)
Range
holarctic & Oriental(1)
Works Cited
1.Genera of the Trichoptera of Canada and Adjoining or Adjacent United States
F. Schmid. 1998. NRC Research Press.