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Synopsis of Paxillus MacLeay, 1819 (Coleoptera: Passalidae): distributional records and descriptions of four new species from Brazil.
Paxillus MacLeay, 1819 (Coleoptera: Passalidae) is redescribed, with new distributional records and descriptions of four species from Brazil. Paxillus reyesi new species is characterized by the first… Expand
Seasonal dynamics of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in the northernmost state of Brazil: a likely port-of-entry for dengue virus 4.
- C. Codeço, N. Honório, +10 authors J. F. Luitgards-Moura
- Biology, Medicine
- Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
- 1 July 2009
Roraima is the northernmost state of Brazil, bordering both Venezuela and Guyana. Appropriate climate and vector conditions for dengue transmission together with its proximity to countries where all… Expand
Passalidae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) from Ilha Grande (Angra dos Reis, RJ) with new diagnosis and distributional records in Brazil
A survey of the Passalidae species recorded to the Ilha Grande (Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is presented, with illustrations for each species and a key with diagnosis for genera. Passalus… Expand
Dimorphism and allometry of Systaltocerus platyrhinus and Hypselotropis prasinata (Coleoptera: Anthribidae)
Males of sexually dimorphic anthribid species display structural modifications that suggest sexual selection. Polyphenism, which is expressed through morphological and behavioral novelties, is an… Expand
DISTRIBUIÇÃO GEOGRÁFICA E DIVERSIDADE DE PASSALIDAE (COLEOPTERA: SCARABAEOIDEA) NO SUDESTE DA MATA ATLÂNTICA (BRASIL)
The Passalidae fauna is poorly known in the southeast- ernof Brazil, a region with Atlantic Forest thatincludes typica l tropical phyto-physiognomies of the...
Larval structure of Passalus gravelyi and sexual dimorphism in Passalid larvae.
- Ingrid Mattos, J. R. M. Mermudes, P. Reyes-castillo
- Biology, Medicine
- Revista de biologia tropical
- 1 September 2015
The adults and larvae of Passalidae are subsocial insects commonly found in tropical forests, living in decaying wood gallery systems constructed by adults. Currently, few repots on the larvae of… Expand
A new passalid fossil (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Santana formation (Crato member, lower Cretaceous), Araripe basin, Ne Brazil: Paleoecologic and paleobiogeographic implications
- Márcia Fernandes de Aquino Santos, Ingrid Mattos, J. R. M. Mermudes, Sandro Marcelo Scheffler, P. Reyes-Castillo
- 6 October 2020
ABSTRACT Species with a xylobiont lifestyle (e.g., inside fallen tree trunks) are rarely fossilized because of their taphonomic peculiarities. Reconstructing the evolutionary history of these… Expand
Figures 6 – 7 In Synopsis Of Paxillus Macleay, 1819 (Coleoptera: Passalidae): Distributional Records And Descriptions Of Four New Species From Brazil
FIGURES 6 – 7. Paxillus forsteri, female: 6, head and anterior margin of pronotum, dorsal; 7, antennae, dorsal. Scale = 0.5 mm.
Geographic Distribution and Diversity of Passalidae (Coleoptera: Scarabaeoidea) from the Atlantic Rainforest of Southeastern (Brazil)
Description of Males of Ptychoderes brevis and Ptychoderes jekeli, with a Cladistical Reanalysis of Ptychoderes (Coleoptera: Anthribidae)
ABSTRACT A recent study of the material housed in the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (Paris, France) provided new information to describe and illustrate the males of Ptychoderes brevis Jordan… Expand