Chaetocladius algericus

Author: Moubayed, 1989

Diagnosis (n=1)
Exuviae 2.2mm long.
Cephalothorax: Thoracic horn absent.
Abdomen: Tergites I(II)-VIII with at least the posterior margin armed with long narrow spines. Tergites II-VIII covered with even-sized points except for the adhesion marks. Pedes spurii A absent.
Anal segment: Anal lobes armed with points. Each anal lobe with the macrosetae reduced to strong points on the posterior margin, 13µm long; length 0.07x lobe length (061h.jpg).
(Linked adult male: Moubayed, 1989a)

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Ecological notes
A stream.