Regulation of water and macronutrients by the Australian plague locust, Chortoicetes terminifera.

Abstract

Nutritional outcomes for animals are best understood when the intake of multiple nutrients are considered together. The requirements for protein and carbohydrate and the consequences for development, growth and fitness when confined to sub-optimal amounts and ratios of these nutrients are well known for many herbivorous insects. Water is also essential for… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2014.06.011

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@article{Clissold2014RegulationOW, title={Regulation of water and macronutrients by the Australian plague locust, Chortoicetes terminifera.}, author={Fiona J. Clissold and Helena Kertesz and Amelia M Saul and Julia L Sheehan and Stephen J. Simpson}, journal={Journal of insect physiology}, year={2014}, volume={69}, pages={35-40} }