Dixidae


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Dixidae

[′dik·sə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of orthorrhaphous dipteran insects in the series Nematocera.
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CHIR: Chiromidae; DIXI: Dixidae; oCERA: other Ceratopogonidae; CULI: Culicoides; LEPT: Leptoconops; MARU: Maruina; TIPU: Tipulidae; SIMU: Simulidae; PSYC: Psychodidae; dLARV: Elmidae Larva d; NEOE: Neoelmis; DYTI: Dytiscidae; PERL: Perlidae; niEPHE: non identified Ephemeroptera; BAET: Baetidae; LEPT: Leptophlebiidae; OECE: Oecetis; NECT: Nectopsiche; HELI: Helicopsiche; GRUM: Grumicha; MARI: Marlia; CYRN: Cyrnellus; HYDR: Hydroptilidae; COLL: Collembola; CYCL: Cyclopoida; PARA: Parastenocarididae; Ahar: Harpacticoida morphotype "a"; OSTR: Ostracoda; CHYD: Chidoridae; BATH: Bathynellacea; HYIA: Hydrachnidia; NEMA: Nematoda; ANN: Annelida.
36 Podonomopsis 7 Chironomidae Podonomus Polypedilum 273 Rheotanytarsus 67 Chironomidae 1 132 Chironomidae 2 372 Chironomidae 3 Chironomidae 3 962 Chironomidae 4 7 Dixidae Dixa cf.
Among these, Diptera were most common, accounting for 29% of prey, which was mostly Mycetophilidae but also included Tipulidae, Chironomidae, Ptychopteridae, and Dixidae, among others that occurred more rarely and were not identified to family level.
Baetidae, Caenidae (Efemeropteros); Haliplidae, Curculionidae, Chrysomelidae (Coleopteros); Tabanidae, Stratiomyiidae, Empididae, 4 Dolichopodidae, Dixidae, Ceratopogonidae, Psychodidae, Anthomyidae, Limoniidae (Dipteros); Sialidae (Megalopteros); Piscicolidae (Hirudineas); Hidracarina (Acaros).
De los 2.166 especimenes coleccionados, Oligochaeta (n = 597) obtuvo la mayor abundancia absoluta, seguido por Psychodidae (n = 521), Physidae (n = 442), Chironomidae (n = 300) y Dixidae (n = 168).
DIXID one of the Dixidae, a family of mosquito-like insects.
(2007)) Elminae sp1 Psephenidae Psephenus Haldeman, 1853 Eubriinae sp1 Scirtidae Diptera Blephariceridae Ceratopogonidae Atrichopogon Kieffer, 1906 Bezzia Kieffer, 1899 Chaoboridae Chironomidae Dixidae Empididae Muscidae Psychodidae Simuliidae Simulium anamariae Vulcano, 1962 Simulium incrustatum Lutz, 1910 Stratiomyidae Tabanidae Tipulidae Hymenoptera Diapriidae Scelionidae Table 3.