order Trichoptera

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Noun1.order Trichoptera - an order of insects consisting of caddis fliesorder Trichoptera - an order of insects consisting of caddis flies
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
caddisworm, strawworm - larva of the caddis fly; constructs a case of silk covered with sand or plant debris
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Distribution and structure of the order Trichoptera in various drainages of the Cauca River basin, Colombia and their relationship to water quality.
pytho) as a valid genus within the order Trichoptera. Phryganeidium pytho has a branched R1 which rejects the species from the Necrotauliidae according to the emended diagnosis provided below.
By climatic periods, there is an increase in the consumption of vegetation material in the dry period (2.26%) and in the transition period (3.30%) in relation to the rainy period (0.16%), and in the consumption of insects, especially of the order Trichoptera, which is greater in rainy and dry periods (Table 6).
* Family Empididae Hydrachnidae * Family Hydrachnidae Oligochaeta * Class Oligochaeta Plecoptera * Order Plecoptera Simuliidae * Family Simuliidae Tipulidae * Family Tipulidae Trichoptera * Order Trichoptera Pagastia sp.