house cricket

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house′ crick`et


n.
a common dark brown cricket, Acheta domesticus, that is sometimes an indoor pest.
[1765–75]
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Phonotactic behavior in female crickets Acheta domesticus and its underlying neural circuits have been the focus of multiple studies.
occupational allergy, cricket allergens, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, Gryllidae, Acheta domesticus, Gryllus bimaculatus, Gryllus campestris
sigillatus) when our supplier switched species because of rearing problems associated with Acheta domesticus densovirus (AdDNV; Szelei et al.
Influence of visual deprivation on levels of dopamine and serotonin in the visual system of house crickets Acheta domesticus.
Insect farming is a new field; cricket farming for human consumption with Gryllus bimaculatus, the native cricket and Acheta domesticus, the house cricket, has been practiced in Thailand, Laos and Viet Nam for some years while in temperate regions mealworms have been cultivated for fish bait and crickets and grasshoppers for pet food.
In the last few years, for example, cricket paralysis densovirus, which is harmless to humans and other creatures but fatal to Acheta domesticus, the common brown house cricket, has wreaked havoc on the commercial cricket industry in the U.
Food fights in house crickets, Acheta domesticus, and the effects of body size and hunger.
Yr un rydan ni'n gyfarwydd ag o yn y tye, neu o leiaf roeddem ni'n arfer bod yn gyfarwydd ag o pan oedd grt mewn cartrefi, ydi'r Acheta domesticus - house cricket yn Saesneg.
1996) and the wolf spider Schizocosa ocreata (Hentz 1844) is attracted to substrates previously occupied by the cricket Acheta domesticus (Persons & Uetz 1996).
The house cricket, Acheta domesticus, loses the ability to fly shortly after adult emergence due to programmed cell death and histolysis of the flight muscles.