A detailed updated description of the morphology of the larva of Reesa vespulae (Milliron, 1939) (Dermestidae: Megatominae: Megatomini)
An updated description of the last larval instar (based on the exuvia) of Reesa vespulae (Milliron, 1939) (Coleoptera: Dermestidae) is presented. The paper is fully illustrated and includes some important additions to extend the poorly illustrated, short notes for this species available in the references. Summarized data about biology, economic importance, and distribution of R. vespulae are also provided.
Key Words: immature stage; seta; exuvia
Se presenta una descripción actualizada del último instar larval (basado en la exuvia) de Reesa vespulae (Milliron, 1939) (Coleoptera: Dermestidae). El articulo está completamente ilustrado e incluye algunas adiciones importantes para ampliar las pobres ilustraciones y notas cortas de esta especie disponibles en la literatura.
Palabras Clave: estadio inmaduro; seta; exuvia
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