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Seasonal variation in metazoan parasites of Trichiurus lepturus (Perciformes: Trichiuridae) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
All species showed peaks of prevalence and abundance especially those fishes collected in summer, which may indicate a seasonal variation of these parasites in T. lepturus from the coast of Rio de Janeiro. Expand
Influence of photoperiod on Orius thyestes Herring (Hemiptera: Anthocoridae) reproduction and longevity.
The knowledge of the biology of the natural enemy under different conditions allows to optimise the mass rearing and to predict the performance of the predator in different photoperiods which may occur along the year and in greenhouses. Expand
Record of Diglyphus walker (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) species in Brazil.
The first records of Diglyphus begini, D. intermedius (Girault) and D. isaea (Walker) in Brazil are reported, found parasitizing leafminer larvae on cultivated and spontaneous plants in some areas of Minas Gerais state, Brazil. Expand
Quality of the aphid Aulacorthum solani for theparasitoid Praon volucre.
Results demonstrate that A. solani is a suitable host for the parasitoid P. volucre under the conditions evaluated. Expand
Advantages of ecological management of leafminers ( Diptera : Agromyzidae ) in commercial cultivation of crisphead lettuce in southern Brazil
The objective this work was to evaluate the potential interference of two types of management of leafminer populations and their parasitoids under commercial production conditions of lettuce inExpand
Microhimenópteros parasitóides de Chrysomya megacephala Microhimenopteran parasitoids of Chrysomya megacephala found in Brazil
Foram identificadas tres especies de microhimenopteros no local: Tachinaephagus zealandicus, Pachycrepoideus vindemiae, Pteromalidae e Nasonia vitripennis, cujos testes posteriores poderao mostrar seu potencial para utilizacao em future programas de controle. Expand