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Revista Brasileira de Zoologia

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Rev. Bras. Zool. vol.6 no.2 Curitiba  1989 

Determinação de idade cronológica de Calliphoridae (Diptera) através da deposição pós-emergencial de quitina



Emygdio L. A. Monteiro Filho

Departamento de Zoologia do Instituto de Biologia, UNICAMP, CP. 6109 - 13.081 Campinas, SP. Bolsista do CNPq




A method for chronological age determination based on mesothoracic post-phragma post-emergence deposition of chitin is used for Chrysomya putoria and Phaenicia cuprina (Diptera, Calliphoridae). The age of these species were obtained by the maximum period of deposition which were of 11-12 days.



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Agradeço ao Dr. Ângelo Pires do Prado, do Departamento de Parasitologia da UNICAMP pela orientação e amizade sempre demonstrada durante a realização deste trabalho. A Karin D. Kempers pela leitura do manuscrito e apoio.



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