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Noun1.Bruchus - type genus of the BruchidaeBruchus - type genus of the Bruchidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Bruchidae, family Bruchidae - seed beetles
Bruchus pisorum, pea weevil - larvae live in and feed on seeds of the pea plant
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Despite their numbers, ants had no effect on seed predation, which was predominantly mediated by the leaf beetle, Bruchus atomarius L.
The most common insects species in the seeds samples of all cultivars from different parts of Jordan was Rhyzopertha dominica, followed by Bruchus rufimanus, Sitopilus granarium, Oryzaephilus surinamesis, Anthrenus museorum, A.
Assessing the phylogenetic usefulness of a previously neglected morphological structure through elliptic Fourier analyses: a case study in Bruchus seed-beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Bruchinae).
En 1932, Pic describe a una especie africana muy tipica como Bruchus impressithorax; posteriormente, Bridwell (1938) describe a un insecto detectado en los Estados Unidos proveniente de Kenia en semillas de Erythrina como Specularius erythrinae, haciendo referencia al espejo o area lustrosa que presentaba en el pigidio el insecto y al nombre del hospedero; los ejemplares eran tan tipicos que fue necesario hacer tambien la descripcion de un nuevo genero.
Life table values for Bruchus pisorum from starting cohorts of 48 or 50 neonate larvae on three PI accessions of Pisum fulvum at Pullman, WA, 1995 and 1996.
Intensity of the reproductive diapause in a strain of Bruchus rufimanus (Boh) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) originating from the Merknes region of Morocco.
Bruchus affinis and the flowers of Lathyrus latifolius: An example of the complexity of relations between plants and phytophagous insects.
New synonymy of Bruchus podagricus Fabricius and Bruchus crotonae Fahraeus, with a lectotype designation and a new combination for B.
obtectus was reported by Say in 1831 from Louisinia, USA, but placed under genus Bruchus Linnaues 1767.
Estudios en campo y bioensayos con semilla de arveja transgenica ocasionaron 100% de mortalidad de larvas de Bruchus pisorum L.
humerosus (Fairmaire, 1898) were described first in the genera Caryoborus and Bruchus (Pachymerus), respectively, and in 1913 Pic transferred them to the genus Caryopemon, and, in 1924, he described the species C.