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- Brunel, Odette; Rull, Juan
- Annals of the Entomological Society of America 2010 v.103 no.1 pp. 111–119
- multivoltine habit, etc ; Euxesta; natural history; mating behavior; courtship; mating frequency; host plants; Agave; Mexico; Show all 9 Subjects
- ... We report results of a 2-yr study aimed at describing the natural history and mating behavior of Euxesta bilimeki (Hendel) (Diptera: Ulidiidae) a picture-winged fly species associated with Agave atrovirens Karw. ex Salm-Dyck (Agavaceae) in the Mexican altiplano. The study consisted of direct field observations and a year-long population survey in the field complemented with laboratory experiments ...