Afterwards I allowed an ant to visit them, and it immediately seemed, by its eager way of running about, to be well aware what a rich flock it had discovered; it then began to play with its antennae on the abdomen first of one aphis
and then of another; and each aphis
, as soon as it felt the antennae, immediately lifted up its abdomen and excreted a limpid drop of sweet juice, which was eagerly devoured by the ant.
In fact, of the twenty rose-trees which formed the parterre, not one bore the mark of the slug, nor were there evidences anywhere of the clustering aphis
which is so destructive to plants growing in a damp soil.
"You don't know what it is to want spiritual tobacco--bad emendations of old texts, or small items about a variety of Aphis
Brassicae, with the well-known signature of Philomicron, for the `Twaddler's Magazine;' or a learned treatise on the entomology of the Pentateuch, including all the insects not mentioned, but probably met with by the Israelites in their passage through the desert; with a monograph on the Ant, as treated by Solomon, showing the harmony of the Book of Proverbs with the results of modern research.
In 2019, APHIS
will make available up to $10 million in funds to be divided between NADPRP and NAHLN.
At the exit meeting, APHIS
Deputy Administrator Osama El-Lissy affirmed his support for the resolution of the bilateral phytosanitary issues between Manila and Washington.
All pre-export shipments must be irradiated, quarantined and granted phytosanitary certificates by the APHIS
, she said.
But for more than a quarter-century, in addition to its basic risk-based regulation, APHIS
has applied a parallel regime that focuses exclusively on plants altered or produced with the most precise genetic engineering techniques.
The current survey guidelines recommend that during the course of the field season, multi-funnel traps be checked every 2 to 3 wk and prism traps only every 6 wk (USDA APHIS
His involvement with USDA APHIS
started in 1997, first in Alabama as a wildlife specialist and then in Mississippi as a district supervisor.
The biometrical measurements of Aphis
nasturtii help to complete knowledge on external morphology of this species.
However, the application was denied because of noncompliance with APHIS
Karkanis et al., (2011) reported Disaphis lappe and Aphis
fabae damaging Silybum marianum, a medicinal weed crop in Iran and Greece.