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Genus Triaenodes

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Trichoptera (Caddisflies)
Suborder Integripalpia
Infraorder Brevitentoria
Superfamily Leptoceroidea
Family Leptoceridae (Long-horned Caddisflies)
Genus Triaenodes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
recent revision in(1)
Explanation of Names
Triaenodes McLachlan 1865
~30 spp. in 4 subgenera in our area, ~245 in 7 subgenera total(1)
worldwide, most diverse in the Old World Tropics(1)
Life Cycle
T. phalacris is considered regionally extinct by the IUCN
our only representative of the tribe Triaenodini Morse 1981
Works Cited
1.World revision of the genus Triaenodes (Trichoptera: Leptoceridae)
Hur J.M. 2007. PhD dissertation. Clemson University, Clemson, SC. 454 pp.