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The influence of a cold period in the development of the embryo of Clonopsis gallica (Charpentier)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:Potvin, W
Journal:Phasmid Studies
Volume:5
Issue:2
Start Page:55
Pagination:55-58
Date Published:12/1996
ISSN:09660011
Keywords:Clonopsis gallica, diapause, egg development, Phasmatodea, Phasmida
Abstract:

An experiment with Clonopsis gallica (Charpentier) shows the differences in egg development and hatch rate between eggs having undergone a cold period and eggs being kept at a constant room temperature. The onset of hatching is delayed by a cold period during incubation but the total number hatching is unaffected.

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