Paracladius alpicola (Zetterstedt, 1850), A New Chironomid Species for the Turkish Limnofauna


Akyildiz G. K. , TAŞDEMİR A. , USTAOĞLU M. R.

JOURNAL OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY, cilt.17, ss.69-73, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 17
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.69-73

Özet

Paracladius alpicola (Zetterstedt, 1850) is reported for the first time for Turkish limnofauna from Lake Kartal (Denizli, Beyagac), southwestern Turkey. Specifically including P conversus and other similar taxon under genus Paracladius, the morphological characteristics of the fourth-instar P alpicola larvae, and ecological attributes of the habitat are described.