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Tanypus urszulae, a new Tanypodinae (Diptera: Chironomidae) from the Neotropical Region

FABIO LAURINDO DA SILVA, CAROLINE SILVA NEUBERN DE OLIVEIRA

Abstract


A new species of Tanypus Meigen, T. urszulae sp. nov. from Brazil, is described and figured as adult male, pupa and larva. Additionally, the generic diagnosis for the larva is emended.

 


Keywords


Diptera, Brazil, immature stages, Tanypodini, Tanypus, Apelopia, taxonomy

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4178.4.9

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