The species of mayflies (Ephemeroptera: Insecta) recorded from Brazil
Keywords:Brazil, mayflies, records, status of knowledge, South-America
Abstract(The species of mayflies (Ephemeroptera: Insecta) recorded from Brazil). A checklist of the Brazilian Ephemeroptera fauna with all species, genera and families recorded from the country, including the states for which every species is reported, and the pertinent reference is presented. Comments on the status of knowledge of the Brazilian mayfly fauna are also provided. Up to date, 10 families, 63 genera, and 166 species are recorded. Baetidae and Leptophlebiidae have more than 50% of all records, while the North and Southeastern regions are significantly better studied than the other areas of the country.
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Salles, F. F., Da-Silva, E. R., Hubbard, M. D., & Serrão, J. E. (2004). The species of mayflies (Ephemeroptera: Insecta) recorded from Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 4(2). Retrieved from https://www.biotaneotropica.org.br/BN/article/view/1146