Periplaneta


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Noun1.Periplaneta - cosmopolitan genus of large cockroachesPeriplaneta - cosmopolitan genus of large cockroaches
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Blattidae, family Blattidae - domestic cockroaches
American cockroach, Periplaneta americana - large reddish brown free-flying cockroach originally from southern United States but now widely distributed
Australian cockroach, Periplaneta australasiae - widely distributed in warm countries
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The effect of bicuculline on the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptors of neurones of Periplaneta americana and Helix aspersa.
Ulkemizdeki en buyuk hamam bocegi turlerinden biri olan Amerikan hamam bocegine (Periplaneta americana L.) sicak/ilik ve nemli yerleri tercih etmesi nedeniyle yerlesim yerlerinde daha cok rogarlar, bodrum katlari, kanalizasyonlar, yagmur suyu drenajlari ve buhar tunelleri gibi alanlarda rastlanmaktadir.
Primary insect cell culture from total embryo and embryonic brain tissue of Periplaneta americana: A preliminary study.
E o caso da referencia a barata (primeiro capitulo, "Periplaneta americana"), da cascavel que mata o avo materno (segundo capitulo, "Crotalus atrox"), do urso cinzento que mata Timothy Treadwell (quarto capitulo, "Ursus arctos horribilis"), do costume americano de se pedir licenca para acariciar o cachorro (sexto capitulo, "May I pet your dog?"), da relacao lobo/cao (setimo capitulo, "O lobo do homem"), dos corvos (oitavo capitulo, "Corvus corax, Corvus brachyrhynchos"), dos coiotes (decimo quarto capitulo, "Canis latrans").
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Dennettia oil, a potential insecticide: tested with adults and nymphs of Periplaneta americana and Zonocerus variegatus.
Relationship between structure and function of antennal chemo-, hygro-, and thermoreceptive sensilla in Periplaneta americana.
Periplaneta americana (cockroach) are the carriers of all sorts of pathogens and pose great public health risks.
Trehalose and glycogen depletion during DDT poisoning of American cockroach Periplaneta americana Ann.
The scorpions moved away from most treated areas, and selected compartments that were either scent free or had the odor of cockroach (Periplaneta americana) prey.
For instance, some EO components may compete with octopamine in binding to its receptor, causing an increase in the level of cAMP and calcium in nervous cells and modifying the neuron activity in Periplaneta americana L.