Chironomidae types in the reference collection of the Laboratory of Ecology of Aquatic Insects, São Carlos, Brazil

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Fabio Laurindo da Silva
Susana Trivinho-Strixino
Caroline Silva Neubern de Oliveira

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The Chironomidae (Insecta: Diptera) type collection at the Laboratory of Ecology of Aquatic Insects (LEIA - UFSCar) is reviewed. It comprises 103 primary types, as well as 95 paratypes, mostly resulting from research by S. Trivinho-Strixino and G. Strixino. Notes updating the taxonomic status are provided for some species.

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Silva, F., Trivinho-Strixino, S., & Oliveira, C. (2015). Chironomidae types in the reference collection of the Laboratory of Ecology of Aquatic Insects, São Carlos, Brazil. CHIRONOMUS Journal of Chironomidae Research, (28), 20-29. https://doi.org/10.5324/cjcr.v0i28.1926
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