Eukiefferiella brehmi

Author: Gouin, 1943

Diagnosis (n=1, material in coll. ZSM)
Exuviae 4.1mm long.
Cephalothorax: Thoracic horn absent. Median antepronotal setae 1,2: 110; 73µm long. No pearl row.
Abdomen: Hook rows on tergites continuous, present on tergites III-V; hooks III 8, IV 8, V 9. Anterior transverse bands of points present on tergites II-VI(VII). Points of posterior transverse rows of abdominal segments short; teeth III 13µm; IV 15µm long. Lateral setae of segment VIII either all flexible and narrow, or one of them broad, taeniate or stiff.
Anal segment: Anal lobe ratio 1.6. Anal lobes without fringe. Length of anal macrosetae 1.1x lobe length.

Species keys out at Page 716: Orthocladiinae 128 Eukiefferiella of the Text Key.

Holarctic species: Widespread in Europe.
(For more information see module IdentifyIt – file: Orthocladiinae).

Ecological notes
Montane streams.