André Pereira do Amaral

Gemeinsames Projekt mit Viktor Baranov und Natascha Turetzek



Amaral, A.P., Bello-González, O.C. & Pinho, L.C. 2021. Corethrella stenostyla sp. n., a new frog-biting midge from Cuba (Diptera: Corethrellidae). Zootaxa 5060, 595–598. [doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.5060.4.9]


Amaral, A.P., Mariano, R. & Pinho, L.C. 2019. Four new species and some new records of Brazilian frog-biting midges (Diptera: Corethrellidae). Zootaxa 4706, 103–120. [doi:10.11646/zootaxa.4706.1.4]


Ambrozio-Assis, A., Cortês Lopes, B., Amaral, A.P., Pinho, L.C., Peeters, E.T. & Neckel‐Oliveira, S. 2018. Preferences for anuran calls in hematophagous corethrellids (Diptera: Corethrellidae) from Southern Brazil. Austral Entomology 58, 622–628. [doi:10.1111/aen.12376]


Amaral, A.P., Huerta, H. & Pinho, L.C. 2018. Family Corethrellidae In: Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates. 4 ed.: Elsevier, v.III, 751–753. [ISBN: 9780128042236]


Pinho, L.C. & Amaral, A.P. 2018. Family Chaoboridae In: Thorp and Covich's Freshwater Invertebrates. 4 ed.: Elsevier, v.III, 755–757. [ISBN: 9780128042236]


Amaral, A.P. & Pinho, L.C. 2015. New species and records of frog-biting midges from southern Brazil (Diptera: Corethrellidae). Zootaxa 3946, 274–284. [doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3946.2.9]


Förderung und Forschung

Scholarship: Graduate School Scholarship Programme at Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany. 08/2022–present
Supervisors: Joachim T. Haug, Viktor A. Baranov, Natascha Turetzek. Financer: DAAD


Scholarship: Masters degree at Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, BA, Brazil. 03/2019–07/2021
Supervisors: Rodolfo Mariano Lopes da Silva, Luiz Carlos de Pinho. Financer: FAPESB


Research and Outreach: Social and environmental diagnosis for the creation of a Conservation Unit in Vila da Glória municipality of São Francisco do Sul/SC 01/2019–present
Coordinator: Rodrigo A. Mohedano. Financier: São Francisco do Sul City Hall


Research project: Diversity patterns of the interaction between corethrellids (Diptera) and anurans (Amphibia) along an altitudinal gradient in southern Brazil. 08/2018–present
Coordinator: Luiz C. de Pinho


Scholarship: Scientific Initiation (20 h/w) 08/2016–07/2017
Project: Biosystematics of Aquatic Insects in the State of Santa Catarina, with emphasis on Chironomidae and Corethrellidae (Insecta: Diptera). Financier: CNPq


Scholarship: Science Without Borders Program - University of Sheffield, UK 10/2014–07/2015
Supervisor: Michael Siva-Jothy. Financier: CNPq


Scholarship: Scientific Initiation (20 h/w) 08/2013–07/2014
Project: Biodiversity Assessment and Monitoring of São Joaquim National Park, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Financier: CNPq


Research Project: Aquatic Insects of Serra Furada State Park, SC 03/2013–02/2014
Coordinator: Luiz C. de Pinho. Financier: FAPESC





Amaral, A.P. & Pinho, L.C. Empodia of Corethrella Coquillet (Corethrellidae) and their value for the taxonomy of the family. 10/2018
9th International Congress of Dipterology, Windhoek, Namibia.




Amaral, A.P. & Pinho, L.C. New species and records of Corethrellidae from Brazil. 10/2018.

9th International Congress of Dipterology, 2018,Windhoek, Namibia.


Amaral, A.P. & Pinho, L.C. A new bromelicolous species of frog-biting midge from Southern Brazil (Diptera: Corethrellidae). 03/2015.

III Symposium of Neotropical Aquatic Insects, Ribeirão Preto, BR.


Amaral, A.P., Ambrozio-Assis, A., Neckel-Oliveira, S. & Pinho, L.C. Description of immatures stages of Corethrella alticola Lane, and new records of some frog-biting midges from South Brazil (Diptera: Corethrellidae). 02/2014.

XXX Brazilian Congress of Zoology, RS