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Two new species of Neanuridae (Collembola: Poduromorpha) from littoral of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Author:
Silveira, TC, Mendonça, MC
Source:
Neotropical entomology 2018 v.47 no.4 pp. 508-516
ISSN:
1519-566X
Subject:
Neanuridae, littoral zone, new species, Brazil
Abstract:
Samples collected in “restinga” areas of two conservation units in Rio de Janeiro state revealed the presence of two new species of Neanuridae family. The first, Pseudachorutes solaris sp. nov., from Parque Estadual da Costa do Sol and from Parque Nacional da Restinga de Jurubatiba, differs from other species for having 34–50 vesicles in the postantennal organ, and the second, Friesea jurubatiba sp. nov. from Parque Nacional da Restinga de Jurubatiba, differs from other species for having 8 clavate chaetae in the abdominal segment VI.
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