Angela Maria Echeverry Tobon


Research Summary

My research focuses on diversity, taxonomy and ecological aspects of hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae).

Current project

Taxonomy of Syrphidae (Diptera) of Bromeliaceae from the Atlantic Forest of the State of Paraná and use of DNA barcoding for the association of development stages of the species.

Short Bio & Education

  • 2020–present: M.Sc. in Entomology, Universidade Federal do Paraná, UFPR, Curitiba, Brazil.


  • Sepúlveda, T. A., Souza, D. S., Echeverry, A., Marinoni, L., de Carvalho, C.J.B. 2020. Revalidation and taxonomic revision of Teloneria Aczél (Diptera, Neriidae), with description of two new species. European Journal of Taxonomy, 717: 70–89. 

  • Sepúlveda, T.A., Echeverry, A., Souza, D.S. 2020. New species of Chaetonerius Hendel (Diptera: Neriidae) and key for identification of the Neriidae of Tanzania. Zootaxa 4755: 190–194.