Streblidae


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Streblidae

a family of flies similar to the hipposcids and which are found on bats in the tropics and subtropics.
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An SEM study of leg features of adults, specifically the form and structure of the tarsal claw and pulvillus, was also conducted and these were compared to the same structures in examples of the true bat fly ectoparasitic families Nycteribiidae and Streblidae, and to the phoretic Mystacinobiidae.
2010) and one in Nycteribiidae and Streblidae (see Dittmar et al.
Dick (Texas Tech University) on Streblidae, with 40 Guatemalan species.