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Published: 2019-02-25
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First records of the genus Anacroneuria (Plecoptera: Perlidae) from Tocantins State, Brazil and description of a new species

Laboratório de Entomologia, Programa de Pós Graduação em Biodiversidade, Ecologia e Conservação, Universidade Federal do Tocantins, Porto Nacional, TO, Brazil.
Laboratório de Ecologia Comportamental de Aracnídeos, Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ambiente e Sociedade, Universidade Estadual de Goiás, Morrinhos, GO, Brazil.
Laboratório de Entomologia, Programa de Pós Graduação em Biodiversidade, Ecologia e Conservação, Universidade Federal do Tocantins, Porto Nacional, TO, Brazil.
Plecoptera stoneflies taxonomy aquatic insects Brazilian savannah distribution streams


Adults of Anacroneuria Klapálek (Plecoptera: Perlidae) from an unexplored area of the Tocantins State, Brazil were studied. As result, we describe A. zantedeschia n. sp and present new geographic records for the genus. Additionally, we also include comments for A. corae Bispo & Novaes, A. debilis (Pictet), A. marlieri Froehlich, A. minuta Klapálek, A. singularis Righi-Cavallaro & Lecci and A. otafroehlichi Righi-Cavallaro & Lecci.



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