The Analysis and Description of Movement in Adult Danaus Plexippus L. (Lepidoptera: Danainae)

@article{Zalucki1982TheAA,
  title={The Analysis and Description of Movement in Adult Danaus Plexippus L. (Lepidoptera: Danainae)},
  author={Myron P. Zalucki and Roger L. Kitching},
  journal={Behaviour},
  year={1982},
  volume={80},
  pages={174-197}
}
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