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Published: 2020-11-24
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Status changes in some species of Leptohyphes Eaton (Leptohyphidae, Ephemeroptera)

Instituto de Biodiversidad Neotropical, CONICET–Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Fac. Cs. Naturales e IML, Horco Molle– Ciudad Universitaria (4107) Tucumán, Argentina.
Ephemeroptera neotropical region Andes mayfly Pannota aquatic insects


Leptohyphes Eaton is a Panamerican genus with stout nymphs inhabiting mainly mountain streams. In the present work two Leptohyphes species are revalidated: Leptohyphes comatus Allen and Leptohyphes myllonotus Allen & Roback. Additionally, a new diagnosis for the nymphal stage of Leptohyphes petersi Allen is presented, and its records from Brazil are removed.



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