Aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera) from Toluviejo Municipality, Sucre Department, Caribbean region of Colombia
Check List 14(6): 985-1005, doi: 10.15560/14.6.985
Aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera) from Toluviejo Municipality, Sucre Department, Caribbean region of Colombia
expand article infoClaudia Moreno-R., Wendy Molina-J., Julianna Freires Freires Barbosa§, Felipe Moreira|
‡ Universidad de Sucre, Sincelejo, Colombia§ Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil| Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Abstract
We present the results of a survey of the aquatic and semiaquatic bugs (Insecta, Hemiptera, Heteroptera) from the small streams Pechilín, Bobo, Camarón, and Macaján, located in Toluviejo Municipality, Sucre Department, Caribbean region of Colombia. Representatives of 8 families, 20 genera, and 32 species have been collected, of which 11 species are recorded for the first time from Sucre Department, 8 from the Colombian Caribbean region, and 4 from Colombia.
Keywords
Aquatic insects; Gerromorpha; Neotropical Region; Nepomorpha; South America