Simuliidae


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Noun1.Simuliidae - blackflies and sand 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
genus Simulium, Simulium - type genus of the Simuliidae: blackflies
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(Diptera), Orthocladiinae (Diptera), Chironominae (Diptera), Smicridea (Trichoptera), Simuliidae (Diptera), Traverhyphes (Ephemeroptera), Camelobaetidius (Ephemeroptera), Nematoda and Diptera (pupae) were the taxa identified as being responsible for the observed dissimilarity (Table 4, Figure 6).
Black flies (Diptera, Simuliidae) as ecological indicators of stream ecosystem health in an urbanizing area (Rome, Italy).
De este orden, unicamente algunas familias pequenas y aquellas de importancia medica, como Culicidae y Simuliidae, cuentan con sus larvas y pupas debidamente descritas y claves taxonomicas para su identificacion (e.g.
Identification of Entomopathogenic Bacillus isolated from Simulium (Diptera, Simuliidae) Larvae and Adults.
Global diversity of dipteran families (Insecta Diptera) in freshwater (excluding Simuliidae, Culicidae, Chironomidae, Tipulidae and Tabanidae).
In one of the earliest epidemiological studies of the "Wild Fire" Cooperative Group, it was reported that Simuliidae stings were 4.7 times more frequent in individuals with Endemic Pemphigus Foliaceus than in controls.
A "complex" problem: delimiting sibling species boundaries in black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae).
Predation on black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) by the carnivorous plant Pinguicula vulgaris (Lentibulariaceae) in northern Sweden.
Bifurcate sensilla on the tarsi of female black flies, Simulium venustum (Diptera: Simuliidae): Contact chemosensilla adapted for Olfaction?
Trechos da encosta e do pediplano da microbacia do Ribeirao Grande tambem sao ocupados por Characidium lauroi, especie bentofaga insetivora que se alimenta de larvas de Diptera (Chironomidae, Simuliidae), mas diversifica a sua dieta alimentandose de presas vageis como ninfas de Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera, Odonata e larvas de Trichoptera, alem de outros insetos aquaticos (BRAGA, 2005).
"Jejenes" (Diptera: Simuliidae) of Nahuel Huapi National Park, Patagonia, Argentina: Preliminary results
De un total de 16 678 individuos de macroinvertebrados evaluados y distribuidos en 30 taxa, la mayor densidad estuvo representada por insectos con 13 930 individuos comprendidas en 21 taxa, cuya densidad estuvo dominada por Baetidae (Andesiops peruvianus - Ephemeroptera), Leptophlebiidae (Meridialaris tintinnabula Ephemeroptera), Gripopterygidae (Claudioperla tigrina - Plecoptera), Simuliidae, Chironomidae (Diptera).