Tenebrio


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Tenebrio

(tĕ-nĕb′rē-ō)
A genus of beetles including the species of T. molitor, which is an intermediate host of helminth parasites of vertebrates.
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Removal of rival sperm during copulation in a beetle, Tenebrio molitor.
Abstract: The aim of this work was to verify if Trichospilus diatraeae (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) was able to parasitize and develop in pupae of Tenebrio molitor (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae).
Las hembras fueron alimentadas tres veces por semana con moscas, lombrices, gusanos de seda, grillos y larvas de tenebrio.
Females were fed weekly with flour beetles (larvae of Tenebrio molitor), crickets (Acheta domestica), grasshoppers (Schistocerca sp.
Development of the predatory stinkbug Brontocoris tabidus (Signoret) (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) on different proportions of an artificial diet and pupae of Tenebrio molitor L.
Effects on growth and respiration due to the ingestion of the rapeseed meal glucosinolates in young larvae of Tenebrio molitor.
Water and larvae of Tenebrio molitor were supplied twice a month.
The nematodes were multiplied according to the method proposed by Kaya and Stock (1997) on larvae of Tenebrio molitor L.
Repellence of plant essential oils to Dermanyssus gallinae and toxicity to the non-target invertebrate Tenebrio molitor.
Trials began only after the predator routinely attacked and ate edible prey (Acheta domestica crickets, Tenebrio molitor mealworms, Galleria mellonella wax-moth caterpillars, Musca domestica house flies, etc.
The prothoracic spina has been found in several Adephaga and Meloidae, and in the larvae of Tenebrio, Riolus, Peltodytes and Sphaeridium.