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EFFECTS OF ENAMEL PAINT ON THE BEHAVIOR AND SURVIVAL OF THE PERIODICAL CICADA, MAGICICADA SEPTENDECIM (HOMOPTERA) AND THE LESSER MIGRATORY GRASSHOPPER , MELANOPLUS SANGUINIPES (ORTHOPTERA)

@article{Cooley1998EFFECTSOE,
  title={EFFECTS OF ENAMEL PAINT ON THE BEHAVIOR AND SURVIVAL OF THE PERIODICAL CICADA, MAGICICADA SEPTENDECIM (HOMOPTERA) AND THE LESSER MIGRATORY GRASSHOPPER , MELANOPLUS SANGUINIPES (ORTHOPTERA)},
  author={J. Cooley and G. S. Hammond and D. C. Marshall},
  journal={Great Lakes Entomologist},
  year={1998},
  volume={31},
  pages={161-168}
}
  • J. Cooley, G. S. Hammond, D. C. Marshall
  • Published 1998
  • Biology
  • Great Lakes Entomologist
  • We present information compiled from several studies on the effects of methods for marking individual arthropods on their longevity and behavior. Results from our own research on effects of enamel paint marking on two in­ sect species, the periodical cicada, Magicicada septendecim, and the lesser migratory grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes, are also presented. Neither species showed any adverse survivorship or behavioral effects from marking. The ease of use of different marking methods and… CONTINUE READING
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