Glyptotendipes (Caulochironomus) scirpi (Kieffer 1915), a New Record from Turkey


TAŞDEMİR A. , USTAOĞLU M. R.

JOURNAL OF FRESHWATER ECOLOGY, vol.24, no.4, pp.669-670, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/02705060.2009.9664346
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF FRESHWATER ECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.669-670

Abstract

We report here the occurrence of Glyptotendipes (Caulochironomus) scirpi (Kieffer 1915) as a new chironomid species for Turkey. We found it among the benthic fauna of Lake Dipsiz (Seydisehir) and Lake Kovali, which are located in the Taurus Mountains of southwestern Anatolia.