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The physiology of diapause in arthropods.

Anthony David Lees

The physiology of diapause in arthropods.

by Anthony David Lees

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arthropoda.,
  • Insects -- Physiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 133-148.

    Other titlesDiapause in arthropods.
    SeriesCambridge monographs in experimental biology -- no. 4.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 150 p.
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16562514M

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The physiology of diapause in arthropods by Anthony David Lees Download PDF EPUB FB2

Originally published inas part of the Cambridge Monographs in Experimental Biology series, this book presents an account of diapause in arthropods. The text finds in the phenomenon of diapause material for an investigation of the fundamental aspects of growth.

Illustrative figures are incorporated by: About this book. Originally published inas number 4 in the Cambridge Monographs in Experimental Biology series, this book presents an account of diapause in arthropods.

The text finds in the phenomenon of diapause material for an. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lees, Anthony David. Physiology of diapause in arthropods. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press, (OCoLC)   Anatomy & physiology of arthropods 1.

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Employing the clear, student-friendly style that made previous editions so popular, Insect Physiology and Biochemistry, Third Edition presents an engaging and authoritative guide to the latest findings in the dynamic field of insect physiology.

The book supplies a comprehensive picture of the current state of the function, development, and reproduction of by: Diapause, when referencing animal dormancy, is the delay in development in response to regularly and recurring periods of adverse environmental conditions.

It is considered to be a physiological state of dormancy with very specific initiating and inhibiting conditions. Diapause is a mechanism used as a means to survive predictable, unfavorable environmental conditions.

Books shelved as arthropods: Spinning Spiders by Melvin A. Berger, Ice Cream Man #1 by W. Maxwell Prince, The Spider by Hanns Heinz Ewers, Jagannath by K. Overview Diapause refers to the state of arrested growth or reproduction that is typical of many hibernating or aestivating arthropods (Lees ).

One must distinguish diapause from quiescence. Some borderline cases do occur, but certain physiological mechanisms can be recognized in the diapausing insect which are absent in the quiescent (Tauber & Tauber ).

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Diapause is a mechanism used as a means to survive predictable, unfavourable environmental conditions, such as temperature extremes, drought or reduced food availability. It is most often observed in arthropods, especially insects, and in the embryos of many of the oviparous species of fish in the order Cyprinodontiformes.

David L. Denlinger, in Encyclopedia of Insects (Second Edition), Diapause is a form of developmental arrest in insects that is much like hibernation in higher animals. It enables insects and related arthropods to circumvent adverse seasons. Winter is most commonly avoided in temperate zones, but diapause is also used to avoid hot, dry summers and periods of food.

A recent review by Baumgartner and Tarrant () highlighted the limited understanding of the physiology of diapause in copepods, particularly in contrast. Diapause research in insects: historical review and recent work perspectives regard to photoperiodism is reviewed and discu ssed in the book of The Physiology of Diapause i n.

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brassicaelarvae and pupae has baffled scientists and such workers as Wood (), Meldola. Discover the diverse world of arthropods. This book provides an overview of arthropods, including behavior, life cycle, communication, conservation, and habitats.

Classification keys and Amazing Facts are used throughout. Lees, A. D.,“The Physiology of Diapause in Arthropods,” Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. Google Scholar Mandaron, D.,Effects of a-ecdysone, S-ecdysone and inokosterone on the in vitro evagination of Drosophila leg discs and the subsequent differentiation of imaginal integumentary structures, Dev.

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There was a striking and precipitous decrease in rate of O2 consumption from the time of spinning the cocoon to pupation, from a larval rate of Cited by: Diapause - a period of suspended development and growth accompanied by decreased metabolism in insects and some other animals.

It is correlated with seasonal changes Adaptive value (Darwinian fitness, fitness, selective value) - the balance of genetic advantages and disadvantages that determines the ability of an individual organism (or.

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