Catalog of the Neotropical Trichoptera (Caddisflies)

@article{Holzenthal2017CatalogOT,
  title={Catalog of the Neotropical Trichoptera (Caddisflies)},
  author={Ralph W. Holzenthal and Adolfo Ricardo Calor},
  journal={ZooKeys},
  year={2017},
  pages={1 - 566}
}
Abstract The Neotropical caddisfly (Trichoptera) fauna is cataloged from a review of over 1,000 literature citations through 2015 (partial 2016) to include 3,262 currently recognized, valid species-group names in 25 families and 155 extant genera. Fourteen subspecies are included in the total as well as 35 fossil species and 1 fossil genus. The region covered includes all of Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and South America. Genus-group and species-group synonyms are listed. For each… 

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