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Capnia  Pictet, 1841
Taxonomic Serial No.: 102688

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderPlecoptera  – stoneflies, plécoptères  
                                     FamilyCapniidae Banks, 1900 – small winter stoneflies, Snowflies, Capniid winter stoneflies  
                                        GenusCapnia Pictet, 1841  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Capnia affinis Morton, 1896  
                                           Species Capnia ahngeri Koponen, 1949  
                                           Species Capnia aligera Zapekina-Dulkeit, 1975  
                                           Species Capnia alternata Zapekina-Dulkeit, 1975  
                                           Species Capnia ansobiensis Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia arensi Zhiltzova, 1964  
                                           Species Capnia asakawana Kohno, 1952  
                                           Species Capnia atra Morton, 1896  
                                           Species Capnia badakhshanica Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia bargusinica Zapekina-Dulkeit, 1975  
                                           Species Capnia bicornata Alouf, 1992  
                                           Species Capnia bicuspidata Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia bifida Jewett, 1960  
                                           Species Capnia bilobata Chen and Song, 2019  
                                           Species Capnia bimaculata Zhiltzova, 1969  
                                           Species Capnia bituberculata Uéno, 1929  
                                           Species Capnia breviptera Kawai, 1957  
                                           Species Capnia californica Claassen, 1924 – California Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia caryi Baumann and Jacobi, 2002 – Mogollon Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia cheama Ricker, 1965 – Cheama Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia coloradensis Claassen, 1937 – Colorado Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia confusa Claassen, 1936 – Widespread Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia cordata Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia elongata Claassen, 1924 – Cascades Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia erecta Jewett, 1955 – Erect Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia excavata Claassen, 1924 – Saddleback Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia femina Kawai, 1968  
                                           Species Capnia fialai Nelson and Baumann, 1990 – Humboldt Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia flebilis Kohno, 1952  
                                           Species Capnia fukushimana Kohno, 1952  
                                           Species Capnia gibbera Jewett, 1960  
                                           Species Capnia giulianii Nelson and Baumann, 1987  
                                           Species Capnia glabra Claassen, 1924 – Smooth Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia gracilaria Claassen, 1924 – Slender Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia hamifera Zhiltzova, 1969  
                                           Species Capnia hingstoni Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia hitchcocki Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Arroyo Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia inyo Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Inyo Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia iturupiensis Zhiltzova, 1980  
                                           Species Capnia jankowskajae Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia japonica Okamoto, 1922  
                                           Species Capnia jewetti Frison, 1942 – Spring Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia kersti Nelson, 2004 – Eugene Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia khubsugulica Zhiltzova and Varykhanova, 1987  
                                           Species Capnia kibuneana Kawai, 1957  
                                           Species Capnia kolymensis Zhiltzova, 1981  
                                           Species Capnia kurnakovi Zhiltzova in Zhilthova and Levanidova, 1978  
                                           Species Capnia lacustra Jewett, 1965 – Lake Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia lepnevae Zapekina-Dulkeit, 1957  
                                           Species Capnia levanidovae Kawai, 1969  
                                           Species Capnia licina Jewett, 1954 – Bent Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia lineata Hanson, 1943 – Straight Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia longicauda Zhiltzova, 1969  
                                           Species Capnia manii Jewett, 1958  
                                           Species Capnia mariposa Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Mariposa Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia melia Frison, 1942 – Northwest Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia mitsuseana Hanada, 2018  
                                           Species Capnia montana Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia montivaga Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia naebensis Kawai, 1967  
                                           Species Capnia nana Claassen, 1924 – Dwarf Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia naraiensis Kawai, 1957  
                                           Species Capnia nearctica Banks, 1919 – Nearctic Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia nelsoni Kondratieff and Baumann, 2002 – Coffeepot Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia nigra (Pictet, 1833)  
                                           Species Capnia noshaqensis Kawai, 1966  
                                           Species Capnia oblata Chen and Du, 2017  
                                           Species Capnia ophiona Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Snakehead Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia oregona Frison, 1942 – Oregon Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia pedestris Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia petila Jewett, 1954 – Thin Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia potikhae Zhiltzova in Potikha and Zhiltzpva, 1996  
                                           Species Capnia prolongata Zhiltzova, 1969  
                                           Species Capnia promota Frison, 1937 – Pacific Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia pygmaea (Zetterstedt, 1840)  
                                           Species Capnia qilianshana Li and Yang, 2009  
                                           Species Capnia quadrituberosa Hitchcock, 1958 – Four-knobbed Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia rara Zapekina-Dulkeit, 1970  
                                           Species Capnia regilla Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Royal Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia saratoga Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Saratoga Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia scobina Jewett, 1966 – Rasp Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia sextuberculata Jewett, 1954 – Six-knobbed Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia shasta Nelson and Baumann, 2009 – Shasta Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia shirahatae Kohno, 1952  
                                           Species Capnia shugnanica Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia sidimiensis Zhiltzova, 1979  
                                           Species Capnia singularis Zhiltzova, 1974  
                                           Species Capnia spinulosa Claassen, 1937 – San Gabriel Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia storkani Sámal, 1935  
                                           Species Capnia takahashii Okamoto, 1922  
                                           Species Capnia tibetana Kimmins, 1947  
                                           Species Capnia triangulipennis Jewett, 1975  
                                           Species Capnia trispinosa Chen and Du, 2017  
                                           Species Capnia tshukotica Zhiltzova and Levanidova, 1978  
                                           Species Capnia uintahi Gaufin, 1964 – Uintah Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia umpqua Frison, 1942 – Umpqua Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia valhalla Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Viking Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia ventura Nelson and Baumann, 1987 – Ventura Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia vernalis Newport, 1848 – Vernal Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia vidua Klapálek, 1904  
                                           Species Capnia willametta Jewett, 1955 – Willamette Snowfly 
                                           Species Capnia xiei Chen and Du, 2017  
                                           Species Capnia yasumatsui (Kohno, 1951)  
                                           Species Capnia yunnana Li and Yang, 2011  
                                           Species Capnia zaicevi Klapálek, 1914  
                                           Species Capnia zijinshana Du and Chen, 2016  
                                           Species Capnia zukeli Hanson, 1943 – Idaho Snowfly 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Capnia   
  Source: North American Stonefly List, webpage (version 16-Feb-01)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Reference for: Capnia   
  Source: Plecoptera Species File, database (version 5.0)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: DeWalt, R. E., M. D. Maehr, U. Neu-Becker and G. Stueber. 2019. Plecoptera Species File Online. Version 5.0/5.0. Retrieval date 2019-04-08. (   
  Reference for: Capnia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pictet, F. -J.  
  Publication Date: 1841   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des insectes névroptères : première monographie : familles des perlides   
  Page(s): i-423   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

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