Center for Systematic Entomology, Gainesville, Florida


Date of this Version

September 1991


Published in Insecta Mundi Vol. 5, No. 3-4, September-December 1991. Copyright © 1991 by Spinelli and Martinez.

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A new phytotelmic species, Culicoides charua, is described and illustrated from adult males and females and their pupal exuviae. New records are provided for Uruguay of C. biestroi, C. chacoensis, and C. impusilloides. A key is presented for the identification of the twelve species of Culicoides that occur in Uruguay.

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