Water balance and adaptation strategy in insects of Central Yakutia to extreme climatic conditions

Abstract

Original experimental data describing the strategy for cold adaptation of the winter form of blackveined white Aporia crataegi L. living in Central Yakutia, a region with a harsh continental climate and long and very cold winters, are presented in comparison with other insects of Yakutia. Open wintering insects were shown to develop an efficient water… (More)
DOI: 10.1134/S1062359006050098

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@article{Li2006WaterBA, title={Water balance and adaptation strategy in insects of Central Yakutia to extreme climatic conditions}, author={Nian Li and Karl Erik Zachariassen}, journal={Biology Bulletin}, year={2006}, volume={33}, pages={483-487} }