Oemopteryx contorta ( Needham & Claassen, 1925 ), Strophopteryx appalachia Ross & Ricker, 1975, Strophopteryx fasciata (Burmeister, 1839),

Verdone, Chris J., Kondratieff, Boris C., DeWalt, R. Edward & South, Eric J., 2017, Studies On The Stoneflies Of Georgia With The Description Of A New Species Of Soyedina Ricker, New State Records And An Annotated Checklist, Illiesia 13 (3), pp. 30-49: 39

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4761063

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:F7668389-D0A8-4697-938F-C8D1DF8D129

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4763347

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/432387C7-4104-FF85-BFB2-2ABCFDEC9D89

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scientific name

Oemopteryx contorta ( Needham & Claassen, 1925 ) Strophopteryx appalachia Ross & Ricker, 1975 Strophopteryx fasciata (Burmeister, 1839)
status

 

Oemopteryx contorta ( Needham & Claassen, 1925) 

was described from Jaffery, New Hampshire and has been reported from adjacent states of Alabama ( Grubbs 2006), Tennessee ( Nelson 1982), and North Carolina ( Kondratieff et al. 1995). This species of Brachypterainae  was collected from a 2 nd order stream in the Appalachian Plateau Physiographic Province in the northwest corner of Georgia.

Material examined. Georgia, Dade Co., Daniel Creek, Cloudland State Park , N 34.82457, W 85.49074, 8 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 2♂, 4♀, 2N ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  .

Strophopteryx appalachia Ross & Ricker, 1975 

was originally described from Virginia and has been reported from adjacent states of North Carolina ( Kondratieff et al. 1995), Tennessee, and South Carolina ( Unzicker & McCaskill 1982 Stark et al. 1986, Stewart & Stark 1988, Kondratieff et al. 1995,). This species of Brachypterainae  was collected from a 2 nd order stream in the Piedmont Plateau Physiographic Province, 51.5 km northwest of Atlanta, Georgia and the Chattooga River at the South Carolina border.

Material examined. Georgia, Paulding Co., Bluffy Creek, Hulsey Town Rd. , N 33.8926, W 84.92486, 8 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♂, 1N ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  . Rabun Co., Chattooga River, Hwy 76 Fishing Access , N 34.81404, W 83.30647, 10 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♀ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  .

Strophopteryx fasciata (Burmeister, 1839) 

is widespread in the eastern United States and Atlantic Canada ( DeWalt et al. 2017). This species has been reported from adjacent states of Alabama ( Grubbs 2011), North Carolina and South Carolina ( Unzicker & McCaskill 1982, Stark et al. 1986, Stewart & Stark 1988, Kondratieff et al. 1995). This species of Brachypterainae  was collected from several locations in the Blue Ridge and Piedmont Plateau physiographic provinces of Georgia.

Material examined. Georgia, Murray Co., Conasauga River, Old Hwy 2, N 34.97461, W 84.64487, 9 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 2♂, 3♀ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Holly Creek, Camp Rd. Day Use Area , N 34.81181, W 84.6608, 9 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♂ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Pickens Co., Talking Rock Creek , 6.3 km WNW Talking Rock at GA-136, N 34.52624, W 84.57093, 18 February 2017, E.J. South, ♂ ( INHS)GoogleMaps  ; Putnam Co., Big Indian Creek, Big Indian Creek Rd. , N 33.39687, W 83.47433, 11 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 2♂ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Murder Creek, Hillsboro Rd. , N 33.26861, W 83.49739, 11 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 4♂, 3♀, 5N ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  .

Strophopteryx appalachia Ross & Ricker, 1975 

was originally described from Virginia and has been reported from adjacent states of North Carolina ( Kondratieff et al. 1995), Tennessee, and South Carolina ( Unzicker & McCaskill 1982 Stark et al. 1986, Stewart & Stark 1988, Kondratieff et al. 1995,). This species of Brachypterainae  was collected from a 2 nd order stream in the Piedmont Plateau Physiographic Province, 51.5 km northwest of Atlanta, Georgia and the Chattooga River at the South Carolina border.

Material examined. Georgia, Paulding Co., Bluffy Creek, Hulsey Town Rd. , N 33.8926, W 84.92486, 8 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♂, 1N ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  . Rabun Co., Chattooga River, Hwy 76 Fishing Access , N 34.81404, W 83.30647, 10 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♀ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  .

Strophopteryx fasciata (Burmeister, 1839) 

is widespread in the eastern United States and Atlantic Canada ( DeWalt et al. 2017). This species has been reported from adjacent states of Alabama ( Grubbs 2011), North Carolina and South Carolina ( Unzicker & McCaskill 1982, Stark et al. 1986, Stewart & Stark 1988, Kondratieff et al. 1995). This species of Brachypterainae  was collected from several locations in the Blue Ridge and Piedmont Plateau physiographic provinces of Georgia.

Material examined. Georgia, Murray Co., Conasauga River, Old Hwy 2, N 34.97461, W 84.64487, 9 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 2♂, 3♀ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Holly Creek, Camp Rd. Day Use Area , N 34.81181, W 84.6608, 9 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, ♂ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Pickens Co., Talking Rock Creek , 6.3 km WNW Talking Rock at GA-136, N 34.52624, W 84.57093, 18 February 2017, E.J. South, ♂ ( INHS)GoogleMaps  ; Putnam Co., Big Indian Creek, Big Indian Creek Rd. , N 33.39687, W 83.47433, 11 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 2♂ ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  ; Murder Creek, Hillsboro Rd. , N 33.26861, W 83.49739, 11 February 2017, C. Verdone, B. Kondratieff, 4♂, 3♀, 5N ( CSUC)GoogleMaps  .

CSUC

California State University, Chico, Vertebrate Museum

INHS

Illinois Natural History Survey

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Plecoptera

Family

Taeniopterygidae

Genus

Oemopteryx

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Plecoptera

Family

Taeniopterygidae

Genus

Strophopteryx

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Plecoptera

Family

Taeniopterygidae

Genus

Strophopteryx