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n.1.(Zool.) A genus of insects including the common crickets.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This species of locust closely resembles, and perhaps is identical with, the famous Gryllus migratorius of the East.
Evidence from a closely related species, Gryllus firmus, suggests that nonadditive components of genetic variance are negligible (Roff unpubl.
Seasonal and daily chirping cycles in the northern spring and fall field crickets, Gryllus veletis and G.
Regional differences in the numbers of instars have been reported by Ismail & Fuzeau-Braesch (1972) for the field cricket, Gryllus campestris.
Post-copulatory guarding, female choice and the levels of gregarine infections in the field cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus.
An analysis of trade-offs in immune function, body size and development time in the Mediterranean field cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus.
Similar preferences were obtained for the cricket Gryllus bimaculatus by Matsumoto and Mizunami (2000).
The experimental audiovisual work by Abris Gryllus dealt with the patterns and rhythms of human behaviour, and French artist Lauren Tortil based her video on the history of the parabolic antenna, used to capture the first transatlantic television signals at the beginning of the 1960s.
The fallen ash has been reported to have reduced dehydration tolerance (Kuriwada & Reddy 2016) and mating behavior in the field cricket Gryllus bimaculatus (De Geer) (Orthoptera: Gryllidae).
Family Order Species Common name Nkrabea forest reserve Gryllidae Orthoptera Nemobius sylvestris Wood cricket Gryllidae Orthoptera Gryllus sp.
331.###Chrysopogon gryllus (L.) Trin.###Poaceae###PH###July-August###F###380