A new Culicoides (Diptera:Ceratopogonidae) of the subgenus Diphaomyia from Peru

Maria Luiza Felippe-Bauer, Abraham G. Cáceres, Cristiane S. Silva, William Valderrama-Bazan, Antero Gonzales-Perez

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A new species of Culicoides of the subgenus Diphaomyia, Culicoides jurbergi Felippe-Bauer, is described and illustrated based on female specimens collected biting man and with light traps in Peruvian Amazonia. The species is compared with its similar congener mirsae Ortiz.
Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)51-53
Number of pages3
JournalMemorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2005


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