Bruchidae


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Related to Bruchidae: Bruchinae
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Noun1.Bruchidae - seed beetles
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
seed beetle, seed weevil - a small beetle that infests the seeds of legumes
Bruchus, genus Bruchus - type genus of the Bruchidae
Acanthoscelides, genus Acanthoscelides - a genus of Bruchidae
genus Sitophylus, Sitophylus - a genus of Bruchidae
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2004), the most frequent seed damaging insects of native forest species, especially Fabaceae, are Coleoptera belonging to Bruchidae, Anthribidae, Curculionidae and Cerambvcidae, Diptera of the Tephritidae family and Lepidoptera of Pvralidae family.
Las semillas de Prosopis estan sujetas a depredacion predispersion, principalmente por coleopteros de la familia Bruchidae.
Among the chewing insects, the family Bruchidae had the highest richness with 9 morphospecies (22 individuals) (Appendix 1).
Al comparar la composicion de ambos lotes, se evidencio un bajo grado de similitud en cuanto a las morfoespecies encontradas (Tabla 1), ya que, apenas 6 de estas resultaron comunes en ambos lotes, ellas son: Scolytidae, Bruchidae, Cisidae, Drosophilidae, Aphididae y Membracidae (Tablas 2 y 3).
Senna multijuga is also recognized as an important species for ecological interactions, for instance, it is a notable host for cicadas, and therefore, armadillos commonly make holes in the base of its trunk looking for the nymphs (Carvalho 2004); its leaves, flowers and fruits are sources of food for the spider-monkey (Brachyteles arachnoids, Mendonca-Filho 1996) and its seeds are often damaged before dispersal by Bruchidae beetles (Sari & Ribeiro-Costa 2005, Sari et al.
Cardenas trigo (pasta) Tenosique Bruchidae Zabrotes subfasciatus (Boheman) frijol H.
Distribucion: A pesar de que existen muchas especies de Bruchidae reportadas sobre las Leguminosas del Llano Venezolano, esta especie fue recolectada solo en Canafistula llanera, en varias regiones del estado Barinas.
Includes Acanaloniidae,Asilidae, Bruchidae, Carabidae, Cerambycidae,Cicindelidae, Elateridae, Miridae,Myrmeleontidae, Nabidae, Pentatomidae, Psyllidae,Rhopalidae, Scutellaridae and unidentitiedinsect parts.
The tiny weevils, members of the family Bruchidae, usually lay their eggs in beans before harvest.
Some laboratory observations on the rates of development, mortality and oviposition of several species of Bruchidae breeding in stored pulses.
Kouninki H Etude de la toxicite des huiles essentielles de quelques plantes traditionnelles utilisees au Nord Cameroun contre les Bruchidae et Curculionidae.