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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New records of Streblidae (Diptera: Hippoboscoidea) for Mexico
Las moscas hematofagas de la familia Streblidae (Superfamilia Hippoboscoidea), conforman un grupo de insectos ectoparasitos estrictos del orden Chiroptera (Dick y Dittmar 2014).
Host and host-site specificity of bat flies (Diptera: Streblidae and Nycteribiidae) on Neotropical bats (Chiroptera).
Streblidae de murcielagos de Lima: dos citas nuevas para Peru.
Early studies of obligate ectoparasitic Diptera in Colombia and Panama highlighted the presence of the families Streblidae (16 species) and Nycteriibidae (2 species) (Bequaert, 1940).
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.
Los ejemplares en la Coleccion UVS estan separados segun los siguientes grupos principales: Acari, Scorpiones, Hemiptera, Phthiraptera, Siphonaptera, Diptera (Ceratopogonidae, Culicidae, Psychodidae, Simuliidae, Streblidae y Tabanidae).
Dick (Texas Tech University) on Streblidae, with 40 Guatemalan species.
Among the ectoparasites identified in these countries are batflies from the Streblidae and Nycteribiidae families (Guerrero, 1996).
A descriptive taxonomic catalog of 11 genera and 33 species of Paraguayan Streblidae is presented.