Check List 18(1): 233-239, doi: 10.15560/18.1.233
The Trichoptera of Panama. XVII. One new genus record and twelve first species records of microcaddisflies (Trichoptera, Hydroptilidae) from the Republic of Panama
expand article infoBrian J. Armitage, Steven C. Harris§, Tomás A. Ríos González, Yusseff P. Aguirre E., Tatiana I. Arefina-Armitage|
‡ Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí, David, Panama§ Clarion University, Clarion, PA, United States of America| Independent Researcher, Boquete, Panama
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Herein we add first country records to Panama’s microcaddisfly fauna (Trichoptera, Hydroptilidae), one genus—Orthotrichia Eaton, 1873—and 12 species—Alisotrichia latipalpis Flint, 1991; Hydroptila constricta Bueno-Soria, 1984; Metrichia decora Bueno-Soria & Holzenthal, 2003; Metrichia malada (Flint, 1991); Neotrichia amplector Keth, 2004; Neotrichia armata Botosaneanu, 1993; Neotrichia kampa Oláh & Johanson, 2011; Ochrotrichia silva Bueno-Soria & Holzenthal, 1998; Orthotrichia aegerfasciella (Chambers, 1873); Rhyacopsyche hasta Wasmund & Holzenthal, 2007; Rhyacopsyche mexicana (Flint, 1067); and Zumatrichia strobilina Flint, 1970. Panama now hosts 461 species of Trichoptera.

Geographic distribution, hydroptilids, new country records