This site aims to provide up to date information on Lonchaeidae world wide, It includes information on individual species - as well as updates on taxonomy, newly described species, ecological information, bibliography, listing most recently published work, keys etc. The site also includes a range of photographs and illustrations as well as distribution maps and other relevant information 



May 12 2015 - It is with great sadness that we note the death of Dr. Cheslavo Korytkowski, Univeristy of Panama who made a huge contribution to the knowlege of Lonchaeidae in the Neotropics

Changes at genus level

 Setisquamalonchaea now regarded as a junior synonym of Silba  see  http://lonchaeidae.myspecies.info/node/2110

1004 interceptions of Lonchaeidae specimens were made at U.S. ports of entry during the period 1985–August 2001 (Haack 2001)

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DOI for this site  :  10.13140/RG.2.1.2811.3525

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith