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Molting

Known as: Moultings, Moltings, Ecdysis 
Periodic casting off FEATHERS; HAIR; or cuticle. Molting is a process of sloughing or desquamation, especially the shedding of an outer covering and… 
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Highly Cited
2011
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Long-held ideas regarding the evolutionary relationships among animals have recently been upended by sometimes controversial… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The steroid 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E) is the primary regulatory hormone that mediates developmental transitions in insects and… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • Tanaka
  • Journal of insect physiology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 25137149
The effect of [His(7)]-corazonin on the body color in Locusta migratoria was examined by varying the injected dose and the time… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The arthropods constitute the most diverse animal group, but, despite their rich fossil record and a century of study, their… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
There are two main classes of hormones in insects: 1) the true hormones produced by epithelial glands and belonging to the… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
ALTHOUGH the biological activity of the insect moulting hormone ecdysone, is manifested through a hormonally regulated… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The predicted amino acid sequence of a newly identified gene of the insect baculovirus Autographa californica nuclear… 
Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
During the course of studies of the molts and plumages of certain waterfowl and other birds, it has become apparent to us, as it…