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Grasshoppers

Grasshoppers

plant-eating orthopterans having hindlegs adapted for jumping. There are several families and many genera. Some of the more common genera are: melanoplus, the most common grasshopper; conocephalus, the eastern meadow grasshopper; and pterophylla, the true katydid.


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Species of fish and grasshoppers in 2 anthromes

... or anything like it myself (just a person with biophilia), so does anyone have the expertise to help me specify the species of 1) the sound from grasshoppers? cicadas? (it is from a coal heap in Walbrzych, Poland) and 2) the fry fish (from a remeandered river called Suså in Sea Land, Denmark) ...

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by pleasehelpme
Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:53 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Species of fish and grasshoppers in 2 anthromes
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Grasshopper energy and oxygen needs

Grasshoppers hve ineffective open circulatory system if matched to earthworm but grasshopper is much more active, oxygen and energy needs r greater 4 more active animal, how is this able to happen? ^ I tried looking in my ...

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by Ayeshaa
Mon May 28, 2012 1:00 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Grasshopper energy and oxygen needs
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Formulas used to calculate species abundance and diversity?

This is the sample population: ants:9 pill bugs:4 grasshoppers:1 spiders:1 What formulas would i use to calculate the abundance and the diversity of the population? When i looked it up, i found multiple formulas, but i dont know which one to use.

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by calle
Thu Nov 03, 2011 10:28 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Formulas used to calculate species abundance and diversity?
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Homework question that I must be over-thinking.

A lot of science is stream-of-consciousness. If you expected the grasshopper cells to be smaller because grasshoppers are smaller, but the cells were the same size, do you leap to the hypothesis that size-of-organism doesn't matter to cell size, or did the teacher pick two ...

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by Darby
Tue Jun 02, 2009 3:07 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Homework question that I must be over-thinking.
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Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)

... A lot of things are determined by females being bigger and/or living longer than males. I remember in an intro class learning about a Nematode of grasshoppers that laid eggs on grass blades. If the grasshopper ate less than 10 eggs all would become females, more than 10 eggs they would all become ...

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by February Beetle
Wed Jan 23, 2008 5:33 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
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