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Aquatic Insects from the Caatinga: checklists and diversity assessments of Ubajara (Ceará State) and Sete Cidades (Piauí State) National Parks, Northeastern Brazil
Rarefaction curves based on quantitative light trap samples suggest a much higher expected species richness of aquatic insects at Sete Cidades than at Ubajara National Park, possibly due to structural differences of water bodies sampled in each park.
Three new species of Atopsyche Banks (Trichoptera, Hydrobiosidae) from Brazil
Three new species of Atopsyche Banks (Hydrobiosidae) from Brazil are described and illustrated, and new state records are provided for 2 species: AtopsyChe (Atopsyche) urumarca from São Paulo, and Atopsaura (Atopsaura) plancki Marlier from Santa Catarina.
Four new species of the microcaddisfly genus Alisotrichia Flint (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae) from southeastern Brazil
Four new species of microcaddisflies from Southern Brazil are described, separated by features of the terminal abdominal segments and structures of the female genitalia and one in the A. hirudopsis Group.
Insecta, Trichoptera: new records from Brazil and other distributional notes
New records of 29 species of Caddisflies (Trichoptera) from eight different Brazilian states are added and Leptonema sancticaroli Flint, McAlpine and Ross, 1987, Flintiella pizotensis Harris, Flint and Holzenthal, 2002, and Oecetis connata Flint, 1974 for the first time in Brazil are reported.
A remarkable new species of Phylloicus (Trichoptera: Calamoceratidae) from Central Amazonia, Brazil
A new species of Phylloicus is described and illustrated from specimens collected in Amazonas State, Brazil, which has peculiar hind wing venation, with vein R4 attached basally to the base of R2+3 and a modified diagnosis to the genus is presented.
A new species and new records of microcaddisflies (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae) from northeastern Brazil.
This work describes a new species of Metrichia from Pernambuco State, the first records of Flintiella andreae Angrisano 1995 and Oxyethira bettyae Thomson & Holzenthal 2012 from Brazil, and four other new records from the northeastern region.
New species and records of Oxyethira Eaton (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae) from Amazonas State, Brazil
Oxyethira tica Holzenthal & Harris, 1992, reported from Minas Gerais, Brazil, is now also recorded from Amazonas, and six described species are recorded for the first time from Brazil.
New species and records of Neotrichia (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae) from Central Amazonia, Brazil
Twelve new species of Neotrichia Morton, 1905 from state of Amazonas, Brazil are described and illustrated and two new records are recorded from Brazil for the first time.
First records of Ochrotrichia Mosely, 1934 (Trichoptera: Hydroptilidae) in Northeastern Brazil: Five new species and two new geographical records.
Material collected in Bahia and Ceará states represent the first records of this genus from Northeastern Brazil and reveal five new species of Ochrotrichia.
A new species of Smicridea McLachlan 1871 (Trichoptera: Hydropsychidae) from the Caatinga biome and new distributional records from Brazil.
A new species of Smicridea (Smicridea) McLachlan 1871 is described and illustrated based on specimens collected from the Caatinga biome, in Sete Cidades National Park, Piauí state, and Ubajara