Three new species of Atopsyche banks (Trichoptera, Hydrobiosidae) from Brazil

Allan P.M. Santos, Ralph W. Holzenthal

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Tree new species of Atopsyche Banks (Hydrobiosidae) from Brazil are described and illustrated: Atopscyhe (Atopsaura) blahniki sp. n., Atopsyche (Atopsyche) parauna sp. n., and Atopsyche (Atopsaura) galharada sp. n. Additional illustrations of the male genitalia of A. urumarca Schmid are provided, including its popula-tional variation. Also, we provide new state records for 2 species: A. (Atopsyche) urumarca from São Paulo, and A. (Atopsaura) plancki Marlier from Santa Catarina.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-78
Number of pages14
StatePublished - 2012


  • Atlantic forest
  • Atopsyche
  • Brazil
  • Caddisfy
  • Hydrobiosidae
  • Neotropics


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