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Human Health : Ecosystem Regulation of Infectious Diseases Coordinating Lead
Coordinating Lead Authors: Jonathan A. Patz, Ulisses E.C. Confalonieri Lead Authors: Felix P. Amerasinghe, Kaw Bing Chua, Peter Daszak, Alex D. Hyatt, David Molyneux, Madeleine Thomson, Dr. LaurentExpand
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Effects of elephant browsing on the vegetation in Kalamaloue National Park, Cameroon
Les effets du broutage par les elephants dans le Parc National de Kalamaloue ont ete evalues par echantillonnage sur des transects afin d'evaluer les degâts causes aux arbres par les elephants durantExpand
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Studies on the maturation-accelerating pheromone of the desert locustSchistocerca gregaria (Orthoptera: Acrididae)
SummaryThe accelerating effect of mature males of the desert locust,Schistocerca gregaria, on the maturation of immature male and female conspecifics was confirmed. The onset of sexual activity wasExpand
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Haemolymph Pigment Composition as a Chemometric Indicator of Phase in the Desert Locust, Schistocerca Gregaria
The blue biliverdin pigment in the haemolymph of Schistocerca gregaria Forskål (Orthoptera: Acrididae) was shown to be associated with all the stages and ages of the solitary-reared (solitarious)Expand
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Effects of Fifth-Instar Volatiles on Sexual Maturation of Adult Desert Locust Schistocerca gregaria
The effect of the presence of gregarious fifth-instar nymphs on the sexual maturation of newly molted gregarious immature adult males and females of the desert locust S. gregaria was investigated byExpand
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Cuticular hydrocarbon composition analysis for taxonomic differentiation of phlebotomine sandfly species (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Kenya.
Gas chromatographic patterns of cuticular hydrocarbon composition were analyzed for 9 sandfly species, including Phlebotomus (Larroussius) aculeatus Lewis, Minter & Ashford [syn. P. (L.) elgonensisExpand
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The Role of Different Components of the Pheromone Emission of Mature Males of the Desert Locust, Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål) (Orthoptera: Acrididae) in Accelerating Maturation of Immature Adults
Different blends of five chromatographically prominent components of the pheromone emission of gregarious-phase mature desert locust Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål) (Orthoptera: Acrididae) males wereExpand
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Seasonal variation in the essential oil composition of Commiphora quadricincta and its effect on the maturation of immature adults of the desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria
Extracts of steam distillates of the desert shrub Commiphora quadricincta were tested for their effects on the maturation of gregarious immature males and females of the desert locust, SchistocercaExpand
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Vitellogenin titres in normal and accelerated maturation of gregarious-phase Schistocerca gregaria.
Isolation of vitellogenin of the Schistocerca gregaria (Forskal) in its gregarious phase was achieved by a combination of gel permeation and anion exchange chromatography. Staining for carbohydrateExpand
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