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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (23): jeb233239.
Published: 9 December 2020
... guidelines for the care and use of animals. We quantified physiological and molecular responses to increased temperature variation using the dung beetle Phanaeus vindex Macleay 1819 (Coleoptera: Scarabaeinae), a diurnal species that occurs in North America primarily east of the Continental Divide...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (13): 2015–2027.
Published: 1 July 2016
...Konstantin Nadein; Oliver Betz ABSTRACT The present study analyses the anatomy, mechanics and functional morphology of the jumping apparatus, the performance and the kinematics of the natural jump of flea beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Galerucinae: Alticini). The kinematic parameters...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (14): 2524–2533.
Published: 15 July 2012
... of largest to smallest species mean) of two families of Coleoptera (Tenebrionidae and Scarabaeidae). We exposed adult beetles to progressively lower oxygen levels and measured their ability to maintain CO 2 release rates. Absolute metabolic rates increased hypometrically with beetle body mass ( M ) at both...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (19): 3332–3339.
Published: 1 October 2010
... screening . J. Chem. Ecol. 35 , 1063 - 1076 . Blight M. M. , Pickett J. A. , Wadhams L. J. , Woodcock C. M. ( 1995 ). Antennal perception of oilseed rape, Brassica napus (Brassicaceae), volatiles by the cabbage seed weevil Ceutorhynchus assimilis (Coleoptera, Curculionidae...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (12): 1958–1963.
Published: 15 June 2008
...T. Eimüller; P. Guttmann; S. N. Gorb SUMMARY For the first time, the terminal elements (spatulae) of setal (hairy)attachment devices of the beetle Gastrophysa viridula (Coleoptera,Chrysomelidae) and the fly Lucilia caesar (Diptera, Calliphoridae)were studied using transmission X-ray microscopy...
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J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (16): 3145–3158.
Published: 15 August 2005
... (abducts) and, in certain insect orders, unfolds. The reverse adduction occurs on closing into the rest state(reviewed by Brodsky, 1994 ). Beetles have evolved complicated kinematics of wing unfolding( Schneider, 1978 ; Haas and Beutel, 2001 ). biomechanics coadapted structure Coleoptera...
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J Exp Biol (2000) 203 (8): 1265–1275.
Published: 15 April 2000
... of Biologists 2000 bombardier beetle Metrius contractus evolution chemical defence benzoquinone hydrocarbon Coleoptera Carabidae Bombardier beetles comprise two evolutionary branches within the beetle family Carabidae ( Fig. 1 ). One branch, the brachinoid branch, includes the familiar...
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J Exp Biol (1991) 157 (1): 425–437.
Published: 1 May 1991
... loss. The water loss over the pronotal spiracles amounts to about 70 %, and is thus the dominant component of transpiratory water loss in these beetles. 30 11 1990 © 1991 by Company of Biologists 1991 Coleóptera desert water balance cuticular permeability Phrynocolus petrosus...
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J Exp Biol (1989) 145 (1): 321–338.
Published: 1 September 1989
....52.4.30155939 Heinrich , B. & Mcclain , E. ( 1986 ). Laziness and hypothermia as a foraging strategy in flower scarabs (Coleóptera: Scarabaeidae) . Physiol. Zool . 59 , 273 – 282 . 10.1086/physzool.59.2.30156041 Josephson , R. K. ( 1981 ). Temperature and mechanical...
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