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Insects

insects are a class, insecta, of arthropoda whose members are characterised by division into three parts: head, thorax, and abdomen. They are the dominant group of animals on earth, several hundred thousand different kinds having been described. They have lived on earth for about 350 million years, as compared with less than 2 million for man. While insects are often commercially valuable and useful as scavengers, many species are harmful, causing enormous losses in agriculture and storage. Three orders, hemiptera, diptera, and siphonaptera, are of medical interest in that they cause disease in man and animal.


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Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?

... Pure water isn't bad as well. The honey should be without pesticides/insecticides, best is organic honey. They can get proteins from small insects such as flies, which you can catch outside. I would always pour boiling water over them, so you don't introduce any parasites into your colony. ...

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by Tricho
Mon Jun 16, 2014 3:48 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?
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biology urgent need help?

They could all be potentially confounding, if the insects sense and respond to - A - Humidity B - Geomagnetism C - Different stimuli at different ages D - Polarization of light interacting with the materials E - Frequencies of light F - Temperature ...

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by Darby
Tue May 20, 2014 6:42 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: biology urgent need help?
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Re: biology urgent need help?

Er...you left out the time of day or year. The question is, one would expect insects to have some sort of biological clock going, by which they like to be in light or darkness for N hours. Their response should vary considerably according to the length of their ...

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by animartco
Sun May 18, 2014 11:57 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: biology urgent need help?
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Re: Human Collembola Infestations

... a while. I've been to several doctors. No help. I'm losing my mind. It's warming up and I worry spiders will start attacking me in hunt of these insects. Is there any doctors that diagnose and treat this?

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by tmob
Tue Mar 04, 2014 4:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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Re: Human Collembola Infestations

I too have these miserable bugs/insects. They won't touch my girlfriend laying right next to me but they are all over me. My doctor thinks I'm crazy but tonight i finally caught one and I'm taking this little bastard in to the office to prove ...

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by kicker739
Tue Dec 24, 2013 5:04 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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