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Noun1.trichopteron - caddis flytrichopteron - caddis fly        
insect - small air-breathing arthropod
order Trichoptera, Trichoptera - an order of insects consisting of caddis flies
caddice fly, caddice-fly, caddis fly, caddis-fly - small moth-like insect having two pairs of hairy membranous wings and aquatic larvae
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2A-F): Species fall into two main groups--12 species (adonis, argolagon, baringo, harlequini, hyalipennis, kochi, nigripennis, penicillatus, snowi, superciliatus, torsteni, trichopteron) with the occiput entirely pruinose (condition A), and those possessing apruinose occipital areas.
-- Wings not broadly expanded, unstained, transparent; occipital region entirely pruinose or with large subtriangular apruinose areas situated close to eye margin 3 3 Occipital region entirely pruinose; femora yellow trichopteron sp.