Addition of a new species to the genus Plectrocnemia Stephens, 1836 (Trichoptera: Polycentropodidae) from Indian Himalaya


  • Zoological Survey of India, New Alipore, Kolkata – 700053, West Bengal



Biodiversity, Caddisflies, Himalaya, India, Male Genitalia, Species


A new species is being described from Indian Himalaya based on the material collected during different expeditions. Plectrocnemia fischeri sp. nov is being described from Chopta (Uttarakhand). Additional material is also being represented from collections made in Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim as well as recent collection from Uttarakhand (2016) and Arunachal Pradesh (2018).


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Singh Pandher, M. (2018). Addition of a new species to the genus <i>Plectrocnemia</i> Stephens, 1836 (Trichoptera: Polycentropodidae) from Indian Himalaya. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 118(2), 174–177.





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