Check List 6(4): 538-545, doi: 10.15560/6.4.538
Insecta, Coleoptera, Elmidae, Amazon region
expand article infoMaria Inês da Silva dos Passos, André Silva Fernandes, Neusa Hamada, Jorge Luiz Nessimian
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A list of Elmidae species from Amazon is presented. The list was prepared based on a literature survey and examination of the entomological collection of Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA). The list includes 102 species, with ten new occurrences recorded, being one for the Amazon (which includes areas of Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Guyana, French Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela) three for the Amazonas state, and six for other localities in Brazil. Reports about species bibliography contents were also included, as well as available species municipalities distributional data.