Fish and Wildlife Service announced Wednesday a proposal to downlist the American burying beetle
from "endangered" to "threatened."
In "Ancestors," the poet declares she has "come from" rocks and trees and "the lacing patterns of leaves." In "On a Pink Moon," she plants seeds, one to "Cling and remind me--/ We are the weeds." She "root[s] / for that persecuted rosette" of the dandelion and finds peace while weeding her garden where even the humble burying beetle
Trumbo, "Infanticide, sexual selection and task specialization in a biparental burying beetle
," Animal Behaviour, vol.
Relationship between numbers of the endangered American burying beetle
Nicrophorus americanus Olivier (Coleoptera : Silphidae) and available food resources.
While caring for larvae, a mother burying beetle
(Nicrophorus vespilloides) releases a chemical compound that limits her mate's urge to breed.
The American Burying Beetle
(Nicrophorus americanus) was added to the endangered species list in 1989, and very little scientific effort has been made to measure its current status.
They range from the effect on the Great Plains Aquifer under southern Nebraska to the fate of the American Burying Beetle
, one of 14 species that could be affected that are proposed or currently receiving protection.
Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to address an endangered species, the America burying beetle
, in certain counties that the pipeline crosses in Oklahoma.
The American burying beetle
(Nicrophorus americanus) is the largest member of the carrion beetle family Silphidae in North America, measuring 30-35 mm in length as adults (Ratcliffe, 1996).
The attributes of God--truth, beauty, and goodness--are seen throughout His creation, even in a burying beetle
Many installations are dealing with endangered species, like the warblers (also found at Fort Hood) and the American burying beetle
(found at Camp Maxey).