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New distributional data on aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Gerromorpha & Nepomorpha) from South America

Latest version published by Biodiversity Data Journal on May 14, 2016 Biodiversity Data Journal

Distributional information is presented for thirty-eight species of Gerromorpha and five Nepomorpha, including first records from the Brazilian states of Bahia (Mesovelia amoena), Ceará (Limnogonus profugus and Rhagovelia whitei), Espírito Santo (R. lucida), Goiás (Halobatopsis platensis and R. zela), Mato Grosso (Rheumatobates bonariensis), Pará (Nerthra terrestris), Paraná (H. spiniventris, Hydrometra fruhstorferi and R. janeira), Piauí (Microvelia ayacuchana, M. pulchella, Neogerris lubricus and Platyvelia brachialis), Rio de Janeiro (Martarega bentoi) and São Paulo (Rheumatobates minutus flavidus); and the Peruvian region of Madre de Dios (Rhagovelia fontanalis).

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 111 records.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Cordeiro I, Moreira F (2015) New distributional data on aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Gerromorpha & Nepomorpha) from South America. Biodiversity Data Journal 3: e4913. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.3.e4913

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Biodiversity Data Journal. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 4aab2c9b-f6cf-48bd-9e0d-fa3d53a33d1b.  Biodiversity Data Journal publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Felipe Moreira
Dr
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica Avenida Brasil, 4365, Pavilhão Mourisco, segundo andar 21040-900 Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro BR

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Felipe Moreira
Dr
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica Avenida Brasil, 4365, Pavilhão Mourisco, segundo andar 21040-900 Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro BR

Who filled in the metadata:

Felipe Moreira
Dr
Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Laboratório de Biodiversidade Entomológica Avenida Brasil, 4365, Pavilhão Mourisco, segundo andar 21040-900 Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro BR

Geographic Coverage

Records of aquatic and semiaquatic bugs from Brazil and Peru.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-34.48, -83.48], North East [7.22, -33.24]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Infraorder  Gerromorpha,  Nepomorpha

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2004-01-01 / 2014-01-01

Sampling Methods

Episodical sampling using hand nets.

Study Extent Episodical sampling in Brazil and Peru.

Method step description:

  1. Episodical sampling in Brazil and Peru; identification using original descriptions, redescriptions, identification keys, revisions, comparison with types and reference material.

Collection Data

Collection Name Coleção Entomológica Professor José Alfredo Pinheiro Dutra, Departamento de Zoologia, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Collection Name Laboratório de Estudos Subterrâneos, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, São Carlos, Brazil
Specimen preservation methods Alcohol

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 4aab2c9b-f6cf-48bd-9e0d-fa3d53a33d1b
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