SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.89 issue2Gundlachia dutrae: n. sp. from northwest Brazil (Mollusca: Basommatophora: Ancylidae)Description of Lutzomyia (Evandromyia) sipani, a new species of Sand Fly (Diptera: Psychodidae) from Loreto Department, Peru author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz

On-line version ISSN 1678-8060

Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz vol.89 no.2 Rio de Janeiro Apr./Jun. 1994 

Two new neotropical species of Monohelea Kieffer and Downeshelea Wirth & Grogan (Diptera: Ceratipogonidae)

Maria Luiza Felippe-Bauer1  , Gustavo R. Spinelli2 

Instituo Oswaldo Cruz, Departamento de Entomologia, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Instituo de limnologia "Dr. Raul A. Ringuelet", La Plata, Argentina


Two new Neotropical predaceous midges are described and illustrated, Downeshelea charrua from Uruguay, and Monohelea bidenata from Argentina. The first species is described from female and male specimens; only one male is know from the second.


All the contents of this site, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.