LESPP - Laboratório de Ecologia e Sistemática de Insetos Polinizadores e Predadores

UFMA - Universidade Federal do Maranhão
Departamento de Biologia
Av. dos Portugueses, 1966;
Cidade Universitária/Campus Bacanga;
Departamento de Biologia
São Luís - MA - Brazil

The entomological collection LESPP is divided in two sections according to the main orders of studied insects: the Hymenoptera section, with enphasis in wasps and bees, and the Lepidoptera section, with emphasis in butterflies. The collection LESPP is open to visitation and loan of specimens to researchers interested in the taxonomy, systematics and ecology of the species in our collection. This way, the collection LESPP benefits the academic community and the main public through the supply of informations about the entomofauna of Maranhão state.

Online since: 18/08/2015
Last update: 27/06/2016

Number of records

Total: 10,000
Online: 1,479
Georeferenced: 1,475
(by municipality: 4)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

The commercialization of the data provided is prohibited and it is necessary the citation of the source, includind the name of the collection and the name of the curator. The disclosure of the informations about the identifications carried in the collection LESPP, by the curator or taxonomist, includinf the citation of these researchers, must be communicated to the responsible for the collection.

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Director or head of department:
Eduardo Bezerra de Almeida Júnior
Gisele Garcia Azevedo
David Muniz
Lucas Martins