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The genus Culicoides in Uruguay (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
A new phytotelmic species, Culicoides charua, is described and illustrated from adult males and females and their pupal exuviae. New records are provided for Uruguay of C. biestroi, C. chacoensis,
Species of Drosophila (Diptera: Drosophilidae) attracted to dung and carrion baited pitfall traps in the Uruguayan Eastern Serranías
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Drosophila abundance and species richness in the four habitats sampled in the Uruguayan Eastern Serranias, namely woodlands sierra, riparian forest, pine plantation and grazing grassland, were considered to be a function of habitat conservation.
Checklist of Tabanidae (Insecta: Diptera) from Uruguay
The check list of Tabanidae fauna found in Uruguay is presented. We used data of previously identified species from the available bibliography, captures made by the authors, and revision of specimens
Diptera, Ceratopogonidae, Dasyhelea necrophila Spinelli and Rodriguez, 1999: detection of eggs in ovitraps, in Uruguay
Ovitraps with eggs of Dasyhelea necrophila were detected at five localities in Uruguay during surveillance and control of Aedes aegypti . Relevant dates of oviposition in wild of this Ceratopogonidae
First record of Chironomus (Chironomus) calligraphus Goeldi, 1905 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Uruguay
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ChironOMus (Chironomus) calligraphus, was found to be sympatric with Ae.
First record of Megaselia rufipes (Meigen, 1804) (Diptera: Phoridae) from Uruguay with notes on biology
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Megaselia rufipes is recorded for the first time in Uruguay, extending the Neotropical distribution of this taxon and appears to favour milder climates.