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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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.
* Family Empididae Hydrachnidae * Family Hydrachnidae Oligochaeta * Class Oligochaeta Plecoptera * Order Plecoptera Simuliidae * Family Simuliidae Tipulidae * Family Tipulidae Trichoptera * Order Trichoptera Pagastia sp.