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Cuticular hydrocarbons of Calliphora vomitoria (Diptera): relation to age and sex.
Changes in epicuticular hydrocarbon content and composition were examined from 3 to 120 hr postemergence in both sexes of Calliphora vomitoria. n-Alkanes and mono- and dimethylalkanes with 20 to 31Expand
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Parasitism of Bactrocera oleae (Diptera; Tephritidae) by Psyttalia concolor (Hymenoptera; Braconidae) in the Balearic Islands (Spain)
Psyttalia concolor (Hymenoptera; Braconidae) was introduced to Spain in the early 1970s to control the olive fruit fly Bactrocera oleae. Previous studies showed that P. concolor was poorly adapted toExpand
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First detection of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Balearic Islands (Spain) and assessment of its establishment according to the ECDC guidelines
The Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus is an invasive mosquito species of major concern to public health because of its vector role in transmission of several pathogens of human andExpand
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Note:Capparimyia savastani (Martelli, 1911): A new record of tephritidae of economic significance for Spain
During a trial in Majorca (Balearic Islands) conducted in 2007 for the detection of parasitoids of the olive flyBactrocera oleae by using yellow sticky traps, a single female of theExpand
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Collection of Culicoides spp. with four light trap models during different seasons in the Balearic Islands.
Bluetongue (BT) is a viral disease that affects ruminants, being especially pathogenic in certain breeds of sheep. Its viral agent (bluetongue virus; BTV) is transmitted by several species ofExpand
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[Comparison of four different primer sets for detection of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsies and oral samples by using real-time PCR].
AIMS The presence of Helicobacter pylori. in the oral cavity remains controversial and the most appropriate method for detection of oral H. pylori has yet to be established. The aim of the presentExpand
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Molecular Characterization of Mosquito Diversity in the Balearic Islands
Abstract Several outbreaks of mosquito-borne diseases have taken place in Europe in recent years. In Spain, both active and passive surveillance have demonstrated that dengue and West Nile virusesExpand