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ADDITIONS TO THE COLOMBIAN ANACRONEURIA FAUNA (PLECOPTERA: PERLIDAE) WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF SEVEN NEW SPECIES

Departamento de Biología, Grupo de Investigaciones Entomológicas, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia; Department of Biology, Mississippi College, Box 4045, 39058, Clinton, Mississippi, U.S.A; Fundación EcoAndina/WCS Colombia, Cali, Colombia; Facultad de Ciencias Básicas, Universidad del Magdalena; Grupo de Investigaciones en Limnología Neotropical, Colombia; Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional, Medellín, Colombia
01/2007;

ABSTRACT Seven new species are described from Colombia: Anacroneuria citara, A. otun, A. pastora, A. quimbaya, A. tatama, A. tayrona and A. tunasi. The first Colombian records are given for A. bari Stark, A. curiosa Stark and A. harperi Stark; the latter two species were previously known from Mesoamerica and this is their first report from South America. New records, mainly in the Andinum natural region, are presented for 20 previously reported Colombian species. In addition, the unknown females of A. calima Baena & Rojas, A. marta Zúñiga & Stark and A. yameo Stark & Sivec are described, and three unassociated females are described under informal designation.

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