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Effects of Food Deprivation on the Development of Coleomegilla maculata (De Geer) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)
(Neotropical Entomology, 2011-02-01) [Artigo]
The lady beetle Coleomegilla maculata (De Geer) is a natural enemy of several insect pests and feeds on pollen and nectar to survive periods when prey is scarce. The effect of the feeding interval on the development, ...
Helminth parasites of juvenile green turtles Chelonia mydas (Testudines, Cheloniidae) in Brazil
(The Journal Of Parasitology, 2015-08-27) [Artigo]
The present study offers a parasitological analysis of juvenile individuals of the green turtle (Chelonia mydas) found on the Brazilian coast between 2004 and 2011. Helminths were found in 90 out of 136 individuals (66.2%, ...
Stochastic dynamics of Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) and Chrysomya putoria (Diptera: Calliphoridae)
(Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2009-03-01) [Artigo]
We analysed the stochastic dynamics of Musca domestica L. (Muscidae) and Chrysomya putoria (Wiedemann) (Calliphoridae), 2 important dipteran species that are pests of poultry housing. The study, is an attempt to examine ...
Possible causes of spatial variability in Diatraea saccharalis Fabr. (Lep., Crambidae) and its parasitoid populations in sugarcane fields in Brazil
(Journal of Applied Entomology, 2003-11-01) [Artigo]
Based on the large data set stored in some sugarcane mills regarding the biological control programme of Diatraea saccharalis using the parasitoids Cotesia flavipes and tachinid flies, the aim of the present study was to ...
Knockdown resistance in pyrethroid-resistant horn fly (Diptera: Muscidae) populations in Brazil
(Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2009-09-01) [Artigo]
Com o objetivo de verificar a ocorrência e determinar a frequência da mutação kdr (knock down resistance) em populações de Haematobia irritans (mosca-dos-chifres) resistentes aos piretróides, foram analisados 1.804 indivíduos ...
School activities in health education and their impact on parents
(International Journal Of Research In Education Methodology, 2014) [Artigo]
There is little empirical evidence establishing the value of schoolhouse education of children and the repercussions on their families; a quantitative analysis of instructional intervention in health and its reflection on ...
Evaluation of helminths associated with 14 amphibian species from a Neotropical island near the southeast coast of Brazil
(Herpetological Review, 2014) [Artigo]
Phalotris matogrossensis (Mato Grosso burrowing snake) diet
(Herpetological Review, 2014) [Resumo]
A morphometric study of the midgut in resistant and non-resistant Anticarsia gemmatalis (Hubner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae to its nucleopolyhedrovirus (AgMNPV)
(Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 2009-04-01) [Artigo]
In this investigation, the anterior and posterior regions of the midgut of resistant (RL) and non-resistant (SL) Anticarsia gemmatalis larvae were analyzed morphometrically to characterize different regions along their ...
Hepatozoon canis infection associated with dog ticks of rural areas of Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2001-01-01) [Artigo]
Hepatozoon canis is a tick-borne protozoan that infects dogs and has been reported throughout the world. Manifestation of H. canis infection varies from being sub-clinical in apparently healthy dogs to severe illness. The ...