CEUPF-Lepidopteros-Urticantes - Coleção Entomologia da UPF - Lepidópteros Urticantes

UPF - Universidade de Passo Fundo
Museu Zoobotânico Augusto Ruschi - Instituto de Ciências Biológicas
BR 285, Bairro São José
Passo Fundo - RS - Brazil

The Entomology Collection of the University of Passo Fundo - Lepidópteros Urticantes is located at the Museu Zoobotânico Augusto Ruschi of the Institute of Biological Sciences of the University of Passo Fundo. It represents the adult insects of the species Lonomia obliqua, mainly from Rio Grande do Sul, for the purpose of research and education. The collection has 1427 specimens, kept dry.

Online since: 07/06/2019
Last update: 12/07/2019

Number of records

Total: 821
Online: 821
Georeferenced: 806
(by municipality: 9)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

The data of the Entomological Collection of UPF - Lepidópteros Urticantes, are available for consultation and use under the following conditions: - it is forbidden to commercialize the data made available; - the use must be duly credited to the collection by citing its name and/or acronym, and the curator of the collection must be notified; - a copy of any publication in which the data are cited must be sent to the curator. The responsibility for the proper use of the data lies with the researchers and their institutions, and it is up to the user to check the data before using it for any purpose.

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Director or head of department:
Jurema Schons
Lisete Maria Lorini
Flávia Biondo da Silva
Caroline da Silva Ribeiro
Élinton Luis Rezende