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Diversity of biting midges of the genus Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in the area of the Yacyretá Dam Lake between Argentina and Paraguay.
The Culicoides communities have been analyzed between 1993/1998 in the area influenced by the Yacyret Dam Lake (Paran River, Argentina-Paraguay). Adults of Culicoides were collected monthly by usingExpand
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The bloodsucking biting midges of Argentina (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).
A key is presented for the identification of the adults of 54 species of bloodsucking ceratopogonids, 51 of which are known inhabitants of Argentina, and Culicoides uruguayensis Ronderos, C. pifanoiExpand
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Five new species of Culicoides Latreille described from Colombia, yielding a new species list and country records (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).
The following five new species of Culicoides from Colombia are described, illustrated and placed to subgenus or species group: Culicoides antioquiensis, Culicoides gabrieli, Culicoides inermis,Expand
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Preparation and Mounting of Biting Midges of the Genus Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) to be Observed with a Scanning Electron Microscope
Techniques tending to the preservation of the original morphology and with the mounting of species of Culicoides for SEM, especially larvae and adults, are discussed. Dried adults dry mountedExpand
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A new method using acid to clean and a technique for preparation of eggs of biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) for Scanning Electron Microscope
Abstract A new procedure for clearing eggs belonging to genera of Ceratopogonidae is described. In the new procedure eggs in different states, with different ultra structures of the exochorion, wereExpand
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A new species of Dasyhelea Kieffer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from Brazilian Amazonia.
A new species from Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, Dasyhelea eloyi Díaz & Ronderos, is described, illustrated and photomicrograph as larva, pupa and male and female adults based on examination withExpand
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The larva and pupa of Culicoides bambusicola Lutz observed with SEM, and additional notes on the adult (Diptera Ceratopogonidae).
The larva and pupa of Culicoides bambusicola are redescribed and illustrated, including photomicrographies, based on the examination with both Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and phase-contrastExpand
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The immatures of the Neotropical species Culicoides venezuelensis Ortiz and Mirsa (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Egg and larva of Culicoides venezuelensis Ortiz & Mirsa are described and the pupa Is redescribed and illustrated by using phase-contrast microscope and Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM). Larvae andExpand
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