Parachaetocladius abnobaeus

Author: (Wülker, 1959)

Diagnosis (n=2, material in coll. ZSM)
Exuviae 4.8, 5.3mm long.
Abdomen: Tergites VI-VIII without a median circular patch of spinules. Tergites without longitudinal ridges posteriorly. Tergites II-VII or II-VIII each with a posterior transverse row of teeth which may be flattened and contiguous, without a similar anterior transverse row. Sternites (III)IV-VII(VIII) with a posterior row of points similar to those on tergites (I)II-VIII.
Anal segment: Anal lobe ratio 2.3, 2.4. Anal lobes extended posteriorly in a broad claw-like projection; fringe absent; with three apical setae (061g.jpg).

Species keys out at Page 779: Orthocladiinae 191 Parachaetocladius of the Text Key.

Holarctic species: continental Europe (except Fennoscandia).
(For more information see module IdentifyIt – file: Orthocladiinae).

Ecological notes
Montane seepages.