Adicella syriaca Ulmer, 1907 not occurring in the afrotropical region (Trichoptera: Leptoceridae)

Trond Andersen, Ralph W. Holzenthal

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Abstract

Records of Adicella syriaca Ulmer, 1907 from East Africa are apparently erroneous, as the specimen on which they all seem to be based proved to be a male of A. silvestris Kimmins, 1959. A. syriaca should thus no longer be listed as a member of the Afrotropical fauna.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)161-164
Number of pages4
JournalAquatic Insects
Volume24
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

Keywords

  • Adicella
  • Africa
  • Leptoceridae
  • Tanzania
  • Trichoptera

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