Cedar Creek
Ecosystem Science Reserve


Insects of Cedar Creek

Order TRICHOPTERA

Family POLYCENTROPODIDAE

(Trumpet-net Caddisflies)

(Table of Species)

Trumpet-net Caddisfly larvae (68 NA spp) construct variable-shaped non-portable silken tubes. They occur in most aquatic habitats. Minnesota genera--Cyrnellus(2), Neureclipsis(3), Nyctiophylax(4), Phylocentropus(1), Polycentropus(15).


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