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The robber flies (Diptera, Asilidae) from Marambaia Island, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
During studies on tabanids (horse-fly) populations on Marambaia Island, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the authors collected specimens of robber flies, which are predatory flies belonging to the dipteranExpand
Recent Advances in Biological Research Vol. 6
Bembicine wasps (Crabronidae, Bembicinae) of Marambaia Island (Mangaratiba, RJ, Brazil): preliminary inventory of species and bionomic notes
TLDR
A preliminary inventory of species and bionomic notes of Bembicine wasps of Marambaia Island (Mangaratiba, RJ, Brazil) is published. Expand
Tabanids in South America
The text provides information on taxonomy, morphological data, distribution, and bionomy on most recorded species of tabanids in South America. The distribution parameters of spe‐ cies according toExpand
Checklist and Notes on Behavior of Horse Flies (Diptera: Tabanidae) from Marambaia Island, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with New Records for the State
Abstract. During two periods of studies (1980-1981 and 2012-2013), 31 species of tabanids were identified belonging to 16 genera on Marambaia Island, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Esenbeckia lugubrisExpand
Seasonality and Relative Abundance of tabanids (Diptera, Tabanidae) on Marambaia Island, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Abstract. Tabanids collections were conducted on Marambaia Island, Atlantic Forest biome, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Thirty-one species were identified belonging to 16 genera. Seasonal variation and itsExpand
Remarks on Behavior of Horse Guard Wasps (Hymenoptera, Crabronidae, Bembicinae) and Interrupted Hematophagism of Horse Flies (Diptera, Tabanidae)
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Wasps interact with horseflies demonstrating outstanding behavior, interrupting the hematophagism, which enhances tabanids ability to transmit pathogenic agents to natural hosts. Expand