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Acta Amazonica

Print version ISSN 0044-5967On-line version ISSN 1809-4392

Acta Amaz. vol.8 no.2 Manaus June 1978

https://doi.org/10.1590/1809-43921978082293 

ZOOLOGIA

Fittkaulus maculatus a new genus and species from northern Brazil (Leptophlebiidae: Ephemeroptera)

Harry M. Savage* 

William L. Peters* 

*— Laboratory of Aquatic Entomology, Florida A. & M. University, Tallahassee, Florida. U.S.A., 32307


Abstract

A new genus and species of Leptophlebiidae, Fittkaulus maculatus, is described from male and female imagos, subimagos, and nymphs collected from streams of the eastern Guiana Shield, Pará State, Brazil. Association of life cycle stages is by rearing. Fittkaulus appears to be most closely related to Terpides Demoulin.

Sumário

Um novo gênero e espécie de Leptophlebiidae, Fittkaulus maculatus, são descritos no presente trabalho, baseado em imagos machos e fêmeas, subimagos e ninfas coletadas em igarapés da parte oriental do escudo das Guianas, Estado do Pará, Brasil. A associação dos diversos estágios do ciclo de vida foi obtida por criação.

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