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Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)


Wikipedia Abstract

Delia platura, the seedcorn maggot or the bean seed fly, is a fly species in the family Anthomyiidae. It is an agricultural pest for peas and beans. It can be controlled by mouldboard ploughing.
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Cerdistus vittipes[3]



Alaska to Greenland,s. to California & Florida; Mexico; cosmopolitan;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
3Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
4Motten, A. F. 1986. Pollination ecology of the spring wildflower community of a temperate deciduous forest. Ecological Monographs 56:21-42.
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Carlsbad Caverns National Park
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