Taskiria mccubbini Neboiss, 1977

McCubbins caddisfly



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1965

Rediscovered in ?



Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia












Original scientific description:

Neboiss, Arturs. (1977). A taxonomic and zoogeographic study of Tasmanian caddis-flies (Insecta: Trichoptera). Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria 38: 1-208.


Other references:

Chilcott, S. (1988). Examination of the status of endangered species of Trichoptera (caddis-flies) in the Lake Pedder area. In: Fulton, W. (ed.). Further collections of freshwater fauna from the World Heritage Area, Tasmania. Inland Fisheries Commission Occasional Report 88-03.

Jackson, Jean. (1999). Rediscovery of McCubbin's and Notices & reviews Lake Pedder caddisflies. Invertebrata

Jackson, Jean. (2000). Threatened Trichoptera (caddisflies) from the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 134: 55-61.

Mosley, J. G. (1969). Conserving the Southwest Tasmanian Wilderness. Australian Natural History 16(5): 145-150.

Neboiss, A., Jackson, J. and Walker, K. (1989).Caddisflies (Insecta: Trichoptera) of the World Heritage Area in Tasmania – species composition and distribution. Occasional Papers from the Museum of Victoria 4: 1-41.

Threatened Species Unit. (2005). Listing Statement Lake Pedder Caddis-fly Taskiropsyche lacustris and McCubbins Caddis-fly Taskiria mccubbini. Nature Conservation Branch, Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment, Tasmania.


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