Oxyethira maya Denning, 1947

Armitage, Brian J., Harris, Steven C. & Holzenthal, Ralph W., 2015, The Trichoptera of Panama I. New records for caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) from the Republic of Panama, Insecta Mundi 2015 (435), pp. 1-10: 6

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Oxyethira maya Denning, 1947


Oxyethira maya Denning, 1947  

Material examined—Canal Zone: Cuenca 115, Río Chagres, Barro Colorado Island, 9.16361


N and 79.83778o W, 66 m asl, 1.v.-26.vii.1989 ( UV light), H. Wolda, 1 male, 1 female ( UMSP).

Distribution: Mexico, Panama, USA

Note: This species was previously mentioned by Flint and Englund (2003), in a paper dealing with Hawaiian caddisflies, as occurring in Panama (Barro Colorado Island; unpubl. obs.). However, complete collection information was not associated with this remark. We have not included this species as a new country record for Panama, but do provide requisite collection information at this time.


Departamento de Biologia de la Universidad del Valle


University of Minnesota Insect Collection