elaterid


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elaterid

any COLEOPTERAN of the family Elateridae, including the click beetles, fireflies and wireworms.
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However, the species Eulophia foliosa has adaptation in the cap anther that prevents self-pollination by elaterid beetles, favoring crossed pollination (PETER; JOHNSON, 2006).
An elaterid, Ctenicera signaticollis (Melsheimer), previously recorded from Indiana and Alabama, and an eucnemid, Dirrhagofarsus lewisi (Fleutiaux), listed from Maryland and Georgia, were identified.
Ultrastructural pathology of the epidermis of molting elaterid larvae (Coleoptera) with a fungus and a bacterium in the ecdysial space.