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Geographical Variation in the Seasonal Population Dynamics of Bruchidius dorsalis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): Constraints of Temperature and Host Plant Phenology

Susceptibility of Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) and its Parasitoid Dinarmus basalis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) to Sulphur-Containing Compounds: Consequences on Biological Control

Field Infestation of Phaseolus vulgaris by Acanthoscelides obtectus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), Parasitoid Abundance, and Consequences for Storage Pest Control

Resistance of Faba Bean and Pea Germplasm to Callosobruchus chinensis (Coleoptera: Bruchidae) and Its Relationship With Quality Components

Response of Catolaccus grandis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) to its Natural Host After Ten Generations of Rearing on a Factitious Host, Callosobrucus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae)

Geographical Variation in Photoperiodic Response for Diapause Induction Between Univoltine and Multivoltine Populations of Kytorhinus sharpianus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae)

Environmentally Based Maternal Effects on Development Time in the Seed Beetle Stator pruininus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae): Consequences of Larval Density


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; class Insecta, order Coleoptera)

Family of small, compact beetles, 1.5–5 mm long, with the head curved under the body. The elytra are dark, with a pattern of white or yellow hairs. Bruchidae are a common pest of leguminous crops. Eggs are laid on developing seeds. The larva is fleshy, grub-like, and completes its development inside a single seed. There are 1200 species. They are also known, incorrectly, as pea weevils and bean weevils (see Curculionidae).

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

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