Interacción entre Ocnaea Erichson (Diptera, Acroceridae) y Catumiri argentinense (Mello-Leitão) (Araneae, Theraphosidae). Primer Ocnaea para Argentina.

Cecilia Sofía Gabellone, Jorge Barneche, Sofía Copperi, Nelson Ferretti, Alda González


Se presenta el primer registro del género Ocnaea Erichson, 1840 (Díptera, Acroceridae) para la República Argentina y el primer registro de esta familia parasitando una araña del género Catumiri Guadanucci 2004 (Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae). Se dan a conocer algunas observaciones del ciclo biológico de la mosca y del comportamiento de la tarántula Catumiri argentinense (Mello-Leitão, 1941).

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Parasitismo; Argentina; Diptera; Araneae; Ocnaea

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