Journal of the Entomological Research Society, Vol 20, No 1 (2018)

A Study of Trichoptera of the Blinajë Hunting Reserve Including the First Records of Ironoqua dubia (Stephens, 1837) (Limnephilidae) from the Hellenic Western Balkans

Halil Ibrahimi, Linda Grapci Kotori, Mladen Kucinic, Valentina Slavevska Stamenkovic, Biljana Rimcheska, Astrit Bilalli

Abstract


 The results of investigation of Trichoptera of the Blinajë Hunting Reserve in Kosovo are presented. Two different sampling techniques for collecting adult caddisflies are compared. The most significant faunistic records are of Ironoquia dubia (Stephens, 1837) (Limnephilidae). This species has not been previously recorded from Ecoregion 6, the Hellenic Western Balkans. The Kosovo records are put in the context.

 


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