Food Selection and Feeding Behavior in Selected Acridoidea (Insecta: Orthoptera) of the Canary Islands, Spain

@article{Gangwere1998FoodSA,
  title={Food Selection and Feeding Behavior in Selected Acridoidea (Insecta: Orthoptera) of the Canary Islands, Spain},
  author={S. K. Gangwere and Janel McKinney and M. A. Ernemann and Roger G. Bland},
  journal={Journal of Orthoptera Research},
  year={1998},
  pages={1}
}
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