Brachycera


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Brachycera

an order of large flies; includes Brachycera ovis (sheep), B. bovis (cattle). Includes tabanus spp. flies.
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Cyclorrhapha constitute the essential of Brachycera species trapped.
This continental unit contains a charophyte assemblage of Maastrichtian age (Septorella brachycera, S.
Other genera belonging to Brachycera (Cyclorrapha) clade such as Cochliomyia, Chrysomyia, Phaenicia and Sarcophaga, besides being pathogens transporters, cause myiasis (Barriga, 2002).
brachycera muestra un alto porcentaje de germinacion (36).
The Diptera are divided into three suborders: Nematocera (small, delicate insects with long, multisegmented antennae), Brachycera (compact, robust flies with short, stylate (pointed) antennae), and Cyclorrhapha (compact, robust flies with short, aristate (flagellum-like) antennae).
Griffiths (1994) established a new infraorder, Vermileonomorpha, for the family as no certain relationships with other Brachycera had been demonstrated.
In the first season, I collected 15 000 specimens of Brachycera (the higher flies) from the study sites, which represented 30 families and over 180 species.
Chave para identificacao das formas adultas das especies da familia Calliphoridae (Diptera: Brachycera, Cyclorrhapha) encontradas no Brasil.