A New Record of the Non-Biting Midge Larvae Heterotrissocladius marcidus (Walker, 1856) (Diptera: Chironomidae) for Turkey with Notes on Their Ecology

  • Gürçay Kıvanç Akyıldız Pamukkale University
  • Mustafa DURAN Pamukkale University
  • Recep BAKIR Pamukkale University

Abstract

 Larvae of the chironomid genus Heterotrissocladius and its species H. marcidus are recorded in Turkey for the first time. The chironomid samples were collected from natural lake Nazlıgöl in Yedigöller National Park located in the northern part of Bolu Province. Within the scope of this study nine specimens of H. marcidus were identified.

Published
2019-03-29
How to Cite
Akyıldız, G., DURAN, M., & BAKIR, R. (2019). A New Record of the Non-Biting Midge Larvae Heterotrissocladius marcidus (Walker, 1856) (Diptera: Chironomidae) for Turkey with Notes on Their Ecology. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 21(1), 109-114. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1508
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Journal of the Entomological Research Society