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  • Anderson, N. 2003. Megaloptera (Alderflies, Dobsonflies). Pp. 700-703 in V Resh, R Cardé, eds. Encyclopedia of Insects. New York City, New York, USA: Academic Press.
  • Evans, E., H. Neunzig. 1996. Megaloptera and Aquatic Neuroptera. Pp. 298-308 in R Merritt, K Cummins, eds. An Introduction to the Aquatic Insects of North America. Dubuque, Iowa, USA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company.
  • Linnaeus, C. 1758. Systema natura per regna tria naturae secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. 10th Edition. Vol. 1. Salvii, Holmiae.
  • McCafferty, W. 1983. Aquatic Entomology: The Fishermen's and Ecologists' Illustrated Guide to Insects and Their Relatives. Boston, Massachusetts, USA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc..
  • Oswald J.D. (2015). LDL Neuropterida Species of the World (version Oct 2013). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th August 2015 (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
  • Penny, Norman D., Philip A. Adams, and Lionel A. Stange. 1997. Species catalog of the Neuroptera, Megaloptera, and Raphidioptera of America North of Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, vol. 50, no. 3. 39-114


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