migratory locust

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Noun1.Migratory locust - Old World locust that travels in vast swarms stripping large areas of vegetationmigratory locust - Old World locust that travels in vast swarms stripping large areas of vegetation
locust - migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae
genus Locusta, Locusta - a genus of Acrididae
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Influence of soil moisture on egg cold hardiness in the migratory locust Locusta migratoria (Orthoptera: Acrididae).
Considered as fearsome plagues in agriculture, desert Locust Schistocerca gregaria and the migratory locust Locusta migratoria are known since antiquity and its invasions constitute a major phenomenon that is perceived by Saizonou [25], as apocalyptic, a phenomenon, which is not new.
The subspecies Locusta migratoria migratoria (Figure 3) is the only migratory locust that regularly invaded central Europe.
The first of these is considered to be the most dangerous migratory locust in the Americas.
americana, while the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria (L.), an African species has been experimentally infected with the nematode (Cram 1931, 1932, 1937; Fink et al.
Hakomori T, Tanaka S (1992) Genetic control of diapause and other developmental traits in Japanese strains of the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria L.: univoltine vs.
Drought and an exceptional outbreak of the Oriental migratory locust, Locusta migratoria manilensis (Meyen 1835) in Indonesia (Orthoptera: Acrididae).
Migratory Locust (Locusta migratoria capito) have formed up and moved out of
In this study inhibitory effects of 3 species of plants (Polygonum aviculare, Tamarisk spp., and Echinochloa crusgalli) individually and combined with each other on some morphological and physiological factors of migratory locust (Locusta migratoria L.) such as the length of femur, the number of laid eggs, the percentage of hatched eggs.
A number of grasshopper species are a major problem in the north and west of China and, along with the Asian migratory locust, often invade China from neighboring countries, particularly Mongolia and Kazakhstan.
Aerial treatment of the migratory locust, Locusta migratoria (L.) (Orthoptera: Acrididae) with Metarhizium anisopliae (Deuteromycotina: Hyphomycetes) in Australia.
The mortality being evident from day 7 onwards is similar to the mortality seen during hot weather against the Australian migratory locust (Hunter et al.