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Influences of prey density on fecundity in a mantis, Paratenodera angustipennis (S.)
SummaryTo clarify the effects of prey density on fecundity in predatory insects, relationships between density of prey (adult flies of Phaenicia sericata) and number of eggs, preoviposition periods,Expand
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Responses to starvation in a mantis, Paratenodera angustipennis (S.)
  • T. Matsura
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Oecologia
  • 1 September 1981
SummarySurvival period, pattern of decrease in body weight and metabolic rate under starvation conditions were examined to clarify responses to starvation of a predatory insect, the mantis,Expand
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The Structure of the Trap and Trap-Building Behavior in Callistoleon-Manselli New (Neuroptera, Myrmeleontidae)
Larvae of the antlion Callistoleon manselli New build pitfall traps that have attached radiating furrows. In order to evaluate this unique trap-building behaviour from an evolutionary viewpoint, weExpand
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