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Ethology of Neoaratus abludo Daniels (Diptera: Asilidae) in South Australia, with notes on N. pelago (Walker) and N. rufiventris (Macquart)



Ethology of Neoaratus abludo Daniels (Diptera: Asilidae) in South Australia, with notes on N. pelago (Walker) and N. rufiventris (Macquart)



Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 942: 253-262



The predatory and mating behaviours of Neoaratus abludo were studied in paddocks south of Aldinga, SA. Although prey taken by N. abludo represented 5 insect orders, 62.5% of the prey were honey bees The majority of matings, in the tail-to-tail position, took place in the afternoon.

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