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Aleochara (Aleochara)

Definition of the noun Aleochara (aleochara)

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Aleochara (Aleochara) is a subgenus of Aleochara.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Aleochara sp. attack the pupal stage of cabbage maggot, Trybliographa attacks the larvae, and the mite destroys the eggs. Natural control has been studied extensively in both Europe and North America. Egg predation by staphylinids and carabids may reach 90-95% annually. Aleochara are very effective predators, but become active too late in the spring to have much effect on first generation cabbage maggot. Trybliographa is fairly effective at high host densities, often parasitizing in ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

AleochARA. Knoch, Graven. Latreille. STAPHYLINUs. Marsh. Head with the hinder part received into the thorax. Obs. This genus certainly should be divided ...

Google previewDictionary of Natural History Terms with Their Derivations (1863)

Including the Various Orders, Genera, and Species

aleochara, fam. term, inæ ; a sub-family of Colcoptera. Alepas (Zool.) a priv. Xitsi, a promontory or projection. Alepis (Ichth .) a priv.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and their Effects (DOSE) (2007)

by S D Gangolli

Subjecting the rove beetle Aleochara bileneata to a concentration of clofentezine equal to the highest recommended dosage for practical use resulted in ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: C (1999)

by S. Gangolli

Subjecting the rove beetle Aleochara bileneata to a concentration of clofentezine equal to the highest recommended dosage for practical use resulted in no adult mortality, insignificant reduction ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

by David Pimentel, Ph.D.

within the family of Staphilinidae stay on the surface of soil and feed on aphids, eggs, larvae, and cocoons of insects, partially also on fungi ( Aleochara bilineata significantly regulates Delia brassicae). Another very important group of predacious insects in field crops are ladybugs (Coccinellidae), the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

Aleochara. ...... ...... ..138 Aporus ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Land Invertebrate Behaviour (1993)

by Rod Preston-Mafham, Ken Preston-Mafham

Chemical transvestism in a rove beetle Similar 'transvestism' is also exhibited by the European rove beetle Aleochara curtula, which congregates on carrion and feeds on flies which are attracted to it. Young males who are sexually immature, and older males who may have been sexually capable for some time, can become temporarily starved of the resources necessary to manufacture a spermatophore. They are able to remain on the carrion, and there fatten themselves on flies, only ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Aleochara impressa. Grav. Latr. Inhabits Agarics and Boleti. GENUs CXIV. LoMech Us A. Grav. Latr. Head disengaged from the thorax behind, with an inconspicuous neck or none. Thorax transverse, the sides rounded. Antennae distinctly perfoliated. Sh. 1. Bifunctata. Black, somewhat silky, thorax convex; elytra conjoined transverse quadrate, with a blood . . red spot in each; feet, hinder margin of the posterior : segments of the abdomen, and anus, red brown. JAleochara bifunctata.

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