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Noun1.Asilidae - robber fliesAsilidae - robber flies        
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Diptera, order Diptera - a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies
bee killer, robber fly - swift predatory fly having a strong body like a bee with the proboscis hardened for sucking juices of other insects captured on the wing
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Chrysomelidae Diabrotica balteata (LaConte) Chrysomelidae: Alticinae Species 1 Chrysomelidae: Doryphorinae Species 2 Coccinellidae Cycloneda emarginata (Mulsant) Species 1 Species 2 Curculionidae: Entiminae Species 1 Curculionidae Species 1 Melyridae: Dasytinae Species 1 Species 2 Melyridae: Malachiinae Species 1 Species 2 Scarabaeidae: Dynastinae Cyclocephala lunulata Burmeister Coleoptera: Staphylinidae Species 1 Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae Species 1 Species 2 Diptera Anthomyiidae Species 1 Asilidae Cophura sp.
In addition of Brachycera corresponding to the families of Stratiomyidae, of Asilidae (Machinus sp.
Ross who has collected many interesting and valuable Asilidae on his various African expeditions.
Los resultados sugieren que el impedimento taxonomico es bajo para Drosophilidae, Euglossini, Odonata, Oestroidea y Rhopalocera, de mediana intensidad para Asilidae (Diptera), Formicidae, Heterocera, Opiliones y Scarabaeinae, y alto para Araneae y Coleoptera (familias por separado y en conjunto).
A catalog of the types of Stratiomyidae, Tabanidae, Asilidae sensu lato, and Syrphidae (Insecta, Diptera) deposited in the Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales, Buenos Aires (MACN): with an appendix on types of Tabanidae deposited in the Instituto "Dr.
Diversidad de Asilidae, Syrphidae y Tabanidae (Diptera) en seis Areas Naturales Protegidas del Estado de Yucatan, Mexico.
Los pocos trabajos sobre Asilidae en Colombia, se basan principalmente en especimenes depositados en colecciones de museos de varias partes del mundo, pero no existe ninguna publicacion local que reuna informacion referente al material depositado en el pais.
The Asilidae is a large and diverse family of predatory dipterans commonly known as robber flies.
The new family Leptogastridae (the grass flies) compared with the Asilidae (robber flies) (Diptera).
Testing species richness estimation methods using museum label data on the Danish Asilidae.
Although an extensive survey of morphological structures of insect eggs has been conducted (Hinton 1981; Margaritis 1985), little information concerning the surface structure of eggs of Asilidae is present.