First recorded of Pontomyia Edwards, 1926 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Tanytarsini) in Brazil
Keywords:Chironominae, marine midges, Brazilian coast
AbstractSome Pontomyia Edwards, 1926 larvae were sampled associated with algae and sediment at Atol das Rocas, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. This is the first record of the genus from South Atlantic Ocean.
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Henriques-Oliveira, A. L., Silva, R. A., & Nessimian, J. L. (2009). First recorded of Pontomyia Edwards, 1926 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Tanytarsini) in Brazil. Biota Neotropica, 9(1). Retrieved from https://www.biotaneotropica.org.br/BN/article/view/476