A New Species of the Genus Paraphlegopteryx (Trichoptera, Lepidostomatidae) from India

S. Parey 1  and M. Saini 1
  • 1 Department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences, Punjabi University, Patiala, India, 147002

A New Species of the Genus Paraphlegopteryx (Trichoptera, Lepidostomatidae) from India

A new species of genus Paraphlegopteryx Ulmer is described and presented from Indian Himalaya, namely Paraphlegopteryx weaveri Parey et Saini, sp. n. from Zemithang (Arunachal Pradesh) belonging to the P. composite group. As an addition to this genus the 15 valid species from India is represented. A key to all the 15 species of India which is modified after Weaver (1999) is provided.

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