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PlutoF—a Web Based Workbench for Ecological and Taxonomic Research, with an Online Implementation for Fungal ITS Sequences
DNA sequences accumulating in the International Nucleotide Sequence Databases (INSD) form a rich source of information for taxonomic and ecological meta-analyses. Expand
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The genera of Nematinae (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae)
Recent phylogenetic studies on Nematinae based on DNA sequences have shown extensive incongruencies with current nomenclature of genus-group taxa. Here, we expand previous DNA sequence datasets basExpand
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Identification of sawflies and horntails (Hymenoptera, ‘Symphyta’) through DNA barcodes: successes and caveats
The ‘Symphyta’ is a paraphyletic assemblage at the base of the order Hymenoptera, comprising 14 families and about 8750 species. All have phytophagous larvae, except for the Orussidae, which areExpand
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Sawfly taxa (Hymenoptera, Symphyta) described by Edward Newman and Charles Healy
Abstract Type specimens of seven nominal species of sawfly described by Edward Newman and one by Charles Healy were studied. This material is housed in the Oxford University Museum of NaturalExpand
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North-Western Palaearctic species of the Pristiphora ruficornis group (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae)
The Pristiphora ruficornis group, defined here based on the structure of the penis valve and the genetic data, includes morphologically and genetically highly similar species that remainExpand
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Empria longicornis species group: taxonomic revision with notes on phylogeny and ecology (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae).
The Empria longicornis species group (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae) is revised. Empria japonica Heidemaa & Prous, sp. nov. is described from Japan. The lectotypes of Empria gussakovskiiExpand
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North-Western Palaearctic species of Pristiphora (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae)
North-Western Palaearctic species of Pristiphora Latreille, 1810 are revised. Altogether, 90 species are treated, two of which are described as new: P. caraganae Vikberg & Prous, sp. n. from FinlandExpand
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Records of horsehair worms (Nematomorpha) in Estonia, with description of three new species from the genus Gordius L.
INTRODUCTION About 300 species of horsehair worms (Nematomorpha) are known, about a third of them from Europe (Schmidt-Rhaesa 1997). The sampling within Europe is nevertheless far from beingExpand
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Sawflies (Hymenoptera, Symphyta) newly recorded from Sweden.
The first records from Sweden of 15 species of sawfly are presented: 2 species of Pamphiliidae,1 Argidae, 11 Tenthredinidae and 1 Cimbicidae. Of these, Empria camtschaticaand E. plana are alsoExpand
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Review of the sawfly genus Empria (Hymenoptera, Tenthredinidae) in Japan
Abstract The following eleven Empria species are reported from Japan: Empria candidata (Fallén, 1808), Empria japonica Heidemaa & Prous, 2011, Empria liturata (Gmelin, 1790), Empria loktiniExpand
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