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Superfamily Nemouroidea

Nemouridae: Prostoia completa - Prostoia completa Plecoptera Allocapnia? Winter Stonefly Stonefly - Soyedina vallicularia - female Allocapnia pygmaea - female Rolled Wing Stonefly Stonefly?
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Plecoptera (Stoneflies)
Superfamily Nemouroidea
ca. 400 spp. in 38 genera in our area(1), >1450 spp. in 86 genera worldwide, arranged into 5 families, of which Notonemouridae (~120 spp. in 24 genera) is restricted to the southern hemisphere(2)
most of the world except large equatorial parts of Africa & S.America(2)