A New British Species of the Simulium vernurm Group, with Comments on its Ecology and Life History (Diptera: Simuliidae)

Jon A.B. Bass, Charles Brockhouse

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The new species is described from the morphology of all life stages and the cytology of the larval salivary gland chromosomes. It is assigned to the S. vernum group (subgenus Nevermannia) and compared with closely related species of this group. Aspects of its biology, based on the aquatic stages, are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-84
Number of pages20
JournalAquatic Insects
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Aquatic Science
  • Insect Science

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