Aquatic insects

Title: Diversity and bionomics of aquatic insects

(Diversidad y bionomía de insectos acuáticos)

Tentative date for the course: July 10th-21st, 2018.

Place: Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires.

Language of the course: Spanish.

Duration: 90 hours in about two weeks.

Exam: written final exam at the end of the course.

Topics and tentative teachers: the course focuses on the systematics, biodiversity and bionomics of the following aquatic insect taxa: Orders Ephemeroptera and Plecoptera (Dr. Carolina Nieto), Order Odonata (Dr. Javier Muzón), Order Diptera and Family Culicidae (Dr. Raúl Campos), Family Chironomidae (Dr. Mariano Donato and Dr. Augusto Siri), Family Ceratopogonidae (Dr. Carla Cazorla), Order Trichoptera (Dr. Julieta Sganga), Order Heteroptera (Dr. Silvia Mazzucconi), Order Coleoptera (Dr. Mariano Michat and Dr. Patricia Torres).

Credits for the doctoral career of the Universidad de Buenos Aires: 4.

Due to the limited amount of available places, we recommend you to contact us so we can add you to the list of people interested in taking the course.