Notes on the Genus Perlinella and a Generic Synonymy in North American Perlidae (Plecoptera)

Peter Zwick


The generic concept of Perlinella Banks is revised and Atoperla Banks is placed as a synonym. The 3 species included, P. drymo (Newman), P. fumipennis (Walsh), and P. ephyre (Newman) are redescribed, and their distinctive characters are illustrated. P. fumipennis is removed from the synonymy of P. ephyre and revalidated.

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