A New Chironomid Genus from Gerede (Bolu, Turkey); Phaenopsectra Kieffer, 1921 (Diptera, Chironomidae)

  • Recep Bakır Pamukkale Universty
  • Gürçay Kıvanç Akyıldız Pamukkale Universty
  • Mustafa Duran Pamukkale Universty
Keywords: Larva morphology, lake, Phaenopsectra flavipes, Chironomidae

Abstract

The genus Phaenopsectra Kieffer, 1921 found in Turkey is new based of larva stage of Phaenopsectra flavipes (Meigen, 1818) was found for the first time in Keçi Lake (Gerede - Bolu, Turkey). The morphological, biological and ecological properties and distribution of the larva are explained in the article.

Published
2012-03-16
How to Cite
Bakır, R., Akyıldız, G., & Duran, M. (2012). A New Chironomid Genus from Gerede (Bolu, Turkey); Phaenopsectra Kieffer, 1921 (Diptera, Chironomidae). Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 14(1), 53-57. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/354
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society