Polypedilum braseniae Leathers, 1922    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Diptera   >   Family Chironomidae   >   Genus Polypedilum   

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"Larvae are usually found mining in the top surface of the floating leaves of the aquatic plants Brasenia schreberi and Nymphaea odorata." (BugGuide)

There are 17 records in the project database.

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Polypedilum braseniae in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/28/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Polypedilum braseniae in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/2/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Polypedilum braseniae in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/2/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Polypedilum braseniae in Calvert Co., Maryland (9/24/2022). (c) Ron Wertz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA). Photo by Ron Wertz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Polypedilum braseniae in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/2/2021). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)


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