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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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(1980) Eighteen new species of Bruchidae, principally from Costa Rica, with host records and distributional notes (Insecta: Coleoptera).
Some laboratory observations on the rates of development, mortality and oviposition of several species of Bruchidae breeding in stored pulses.
Extrato de neem e cravo-da-india no controle de Zabrotes subfasciatus (Boheman) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) em sementes de feijao armazenado.
and Marangoni, S., Talisia esculenta lectin and larval development of Callosobruchus maculatus and Zabrotes subfasciatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae).
Insecticidal Activity of Crude Plant Extracts AgainstSitophilus spp.Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and Calloso bruchuschinensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae).Philipp Agric Scientist, 96(2): 15462.,
Response of Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) to extracts of cashew kernels.
Potentials of Annona muricata Linnaeus (Annonaceae) as a botanical insecticide against Callosobruchus maculatus Fabricius (Coleoptera: Bruchidae).
[5] Ajayi FA and NES Lale Seedcoat texture, host species and time of application affect the efficacy of essential oils applied for the control of Callosobruchus maculatus (F.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) in stored pulses.