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Five new genera of Baetidae (Insecta : Ephemeroptera) from South America
The description of new taxa of small minnow mayflies (Insecta : Ephemeroptera : Baetidae) includes the following. Crypto­ nympha copiosa n. gen. and n.sp., from Brazil, is distinguished by long,
Toward a Phylogenetic Classification of the Ephemeroptera (Insecta): a Commentary on Systematics
Phylogenetic systematics is shown to have predictive and heuristic value for interpreting comparative biology, inferring adaptive evolution and biogeography, and also to have an important function in paleontological and ecological analyses.
Ephemeroptera and the Great American Interchange
  • W. Mccafferty
  • Biology
    Journal of the North American Benthological…
  • 1 March 1998
The Panamerican Ephemeroptera fauna is evaluated with respect to the interchange of generic lineages and species between the Americas, and comparisons are drawn with classical studies of the American
Phylogeny and Classification of the Baetodes Complex (Ephemeroptera:Baetidae), with Description of a New Genus
The Baetodes complex is a distinct, monophyletic grouping of Neotropical and southwestern North American baetine (Ephemeroptera:Baetidae) genera having subapical setae on the lateral margin of the
Phylogenetic Systematics and Biogeography of the Neoephemeridae (Ephemeroptera: Pannota)
A revision of species of the pannote Holarctic and Oriental mayfly family Neoephemeridae is presented. Three genera are recognized in a strictly phylogenetic classification. Potamanthellus
Aturbina georgei gen. et sp. n.: A Small Minnow mayfly (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) without turbinate eyes
Aturbina (Ephemeroptera: Baetidae), gen. n., is described from a single species, A. georgei sp. n., based on larvae and male and female adults from western Brazil, French Guiana, and Paraguay.
New Species and first reports of the genera Cheleocloeon, Dabulamanzia, and Mutelocloeon (Insecta : Ephemeroptera : Baetidae) from Madagascar
Les Ephemeres Pisciforma (Insecta : Ephemeroptera : Baetidae), Cheleocloeon mirandei LUGO-ORTIZ et McCAFFERTY, n. sp., Dabulamanzia improvida LUGO-ORTIZ et MCCAFFERTY, n. sp., et Mutelocloeon
Three New Genera of Small Minnow Mayflies (Insecta: Ephemeroptera: Baetidae) from the Andes and Patagonia
Three new genera and three new species of Baetidae (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) are described from the Andes and Patagonia. Larvae of Andesiops, new genus, are distinguished by the apically bifid right