Tenebrionidae


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Related to Tenebrionidae: Carabidae, Meloidae
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Noun1.Tenebrionidae - a family of arthropods including darkling beetles and mealwormsTenebrionidae - a family of arthropods including darkling beetles and mealworms
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
darkling beetle, darkling groung beetle, tenebrionid - sluggish hard-bodied black terrestrial weevil whose larvae feed on e.g. decaying plant material or grain
mealworm - the larva of beetles of the family Tenebrionidae
genus Tribolium, Tribolium - flour beetles
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Among the beetles are the families Tenebrionidae, Chrysomelidae of Carabidae and which are best represented.
Four species (Scarabide B, Staphylinidae A, Staphylinidae F and Tenebrionidae G) occurred only in remnant fragments and were not found under isolated trees, Chrysomeidae A and Tenebrionidae A had little representation in isolated trees and thus might be considered as sensitive to fragmentation (Table 1).
For natural isolations, fungi were cultured from Lucanidae and Tenebrionidae beetles (sample size of 8 from the former and 10 from the latter).
Ulomoides dermestoides (Chevrolat, 1878) (= Palembus (Ulomoides) dermestoides = Martianus dermestoides) es un artropodo del orden coleoptera, familia Tenebrionidae, tribu Diaperinae, genero Ulomoides, especie dermestoides.
Los ejemplares de las familias Gnaphosidae, Lycosidae, Oonopidae, Oxyopidae y Salticidae del orden Araneae; Carabidae, Histeridae, Anobiidae (Ptininae), Staphylinidae y Tenebrionidae del orden Coleoptera; y Formicidae del orden Hymenoptera fueron determinados a nivel de especies.
Entre los Coleoptera, los Tenebrionidae presentaron la mayor riqueza especifica, mientras que para el resto de las familias, es variable a lo largo de las demas estaciones del ano.
Families in which distinct taxa were only identified as morphospecies included Staphylinidae, Scarabaeidae, Tenebrionidae, Chironomidae, and Cicadellidae.
Item presa N % F % Vol % IRI IRIJ Araneae (tela) 3,70 4,87 4,06 4,01 21,72 Araneae (suelo) 9,25 12,19 3,90 8,06 43,57 Araneae (Otras) 16,66 19,51 10,93 14,97 80,93 Isopoda 24,07 24,39 9,74 18,50 100 Tettigonidae 9,25 12,19 18,43 12,67 68,53 Acrididae 9,25 12,19 30,24 16,43 88,81 Homoptera 0 0 0 0 0 Scarabaeidae 3,70 4,87 0,62 2,92 15,80 Tenebrionidae 3,70 2,43 0,14 1,99 10,79 Chrysomelidae 0 0 0 0 0 Lepidoptera 7,40 9,75 12,56 9,44 51,06 Diptera 1,85 2,43 0,31 1,46 7,90 Hymenoptera 7,40 4,87 4,52 5,33 28,86 Larvas 3,70 4,87 4,52 4,16 22,52 Tabla 4.
Gyriosomus es un importante genero chileno de Tenebrionidae, habitante del desierto costero del pais.
The dominant family was the Tenebrionidae, which comprised nearly half of all beetles taken, and which was well represented throughout the year at each of the sites (Table 2).