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Perlesta napacola, a new species in the Perlesta frisoni species group (Plecoptera: Perlidae)

@article{Dewalt2002PerlestaNA,
  title={Perlesta napacola, a new species in the Perlesta frisoni species group (Plecoptera: Perlidae)},
  author={R. E. Dewalt},
  journal={Entomological News},
  year={2002},
  volume={113},
  pages={173-178}
}
Perlesta napacola, a new species of nearctic stonefly (Plecoptera: Perlidae), is described from a single location in eastern Illinois. This species is most closely related to those in the Perlesta frisoni species group, the male members of which exhibit patches of sensilla basiconica on the tenth tergite and an aedeagus without a caecum. This group at present includes P. etnier, P. frisoni, P. nelsoni, and P. teaysia. It differs from its group members by the combination of a spineless paraproct… Expand
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