[Observation on the life habit of Epicata aptera].


Epicata aptera reproduces one generation every year. Adults arise in the last ten-day period of May, mate and lay egg in the first ten-day period of June. They mate and lay egg 1-3 sequence every year, lay egg 108-269 grains every sequence. Period of their laying egg undergoes 48-78 days. Larva have six age period. They take false pupas live through the winter. Complete generations undergo 348-394 days.

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@article{Hu1997ObservationOT, title={[Observation on the life habit of Epicata aptera].}, author={Z Hu and Huiyuan Zhang and Huachen Wei and Jin Soo Han}, journal={Zhong yao cai = Zhongyaocai = Journal of Chinese medicinal materials}, year={1997}, volume={20 2}, pages={59-61} }