Two new species of the genus Kelgena Mey, 1979 from northeastern Turkey (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae: Chaetopterygini)

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AQUATIC INSECTS, vol.31, no.4, pp.315-320, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/01650420903391721
  • Journal Name: AQUATIC INSECTS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.315-320
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: No


Two species of the genus Kelgena belonging to the tribe Chaetopterygini are described and illustrated. Kelgena nehirae sp. n. (Turkey, Giresun) and K. sisensis sp. n. (Turkey, Trabzon) related to K. minima Mey, 1979 found in the western Caucasus. A key to the species to the genus Kelgena is provided.