migratory locust


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Noun1.Migratory locust - Old World locust that travels in vast swarms stripping large areas of vegetationmigratory locust - Old World locust that travels in vast swarms stripping large areas of vegetation
locust - migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae
genus Locusta, Locusta - a genus of Acrididae
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Considered as fearsome plagues in agriculture, desert Locust Schistocerca gregaria and the migratory locust Locusta migratoria are known since antiquity and its invasions constitute a major phenomenon that is perceived by Saizonou [25], as apocalyptic, a phenomenon, which is not new.
The mortality being evident from day 7 onwards is similar to the mortality seen during hot weather against the Australian migratory locust (Hunter et al.
The subspecies Locusta migratoria migratoria (Figure 3) is the only migratory locust that regularly invaded central Europe.
The first of these is considered to be the most dangerous migratory locust in the Americas.
Density-dependent phenotypic plasticity in body coloration and morphometry and its transgenerational changes in the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria.
Drought and an exceptional outbreak of the Oriental migratory locust, Locusta migratoria manilensis (Meyen 1835) in Indonesia (Orthoptera: Acrididae).
Migratory Locust (Locusta migratoria capito) have formed up and moved out of
and Echinochloa crusgalli) individually and combined with each other on some morphological and physiological factors of migratory locust (Locusta migratoria L.
In this paper, we investigate the thermal biology of the oriental Migratory Locust, Locusta migratoria manilensis (Meyen) (Orthoptera: Acrididae), one of 10 migratory locust subspecies (Uvarov 1977; Kang et al.
The migratory locust, Locusta migratoria, is known as a long-distance migratory insect and exhibits a phase polyphenism in which behavioral, morphological, physiological and biochemical traits vary depending on the population density (Uvarov 1966, 1977; Pener 1991; Pener & Yerushalmi 1998; Pener & Simpson 2009).
First record of the occurrence and genetics of a short-winged morph in the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria (Orthoptera: Acrididae).