Chironomidae (Diptera) larvae of Precambrian Shield headwater streams, Canada
|Title||Chironomidae (Diptera) larvae of Precambrian Shield headwater streams, Canada|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Authors||Namayandeh A, Bilyj B, Beresford DV, Somers KM, Dillon PJ|
|Pagination||1 - 65|
|Keywords||CANADA, Chironomidae, Diptera, distribution, larvae, new records, Ontario, Precambrian shield, taxonomy|
A taxonomic diagnosis of chironomid larvae collected from Precambrian Shield headwater streams, Canada, is provided for 51 species. In addition, the Nearctic distribution is given for each species, including 17 new records, along with and information on their ecology and habitat.