Streblidae


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Streblidae

[′streb·lə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The bat flies, a family of cyclorrhaphous dipteran insects in the section Pupipara; adults are ectoparasites on bats.
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New records of Streblidae (Diptera: Hippoboscoidea) for Mexico
Host and host-site specificity of bat flies (Diptera: Streblidae and Nycteribiidae) on Neotropical bats (Chiroptera).
The genus Aspidoptera (Diptera: Streblidae) in Argentina
They noted that sex ratios of bat flies (Diptera: Streblidae) are commonly skewed toward males.
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).
Molecular evidence for novel Bartonella species in Trichobius major (Diptera: Streblidae) and Cimex adjunctus (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) from two southeastern bat caves, U.S.A.
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).
The streblid batflies of Panama (Diptera: Calypterae: Streblidae).