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Long-range migration and orientation behaviour

Long-range migration and orientation behaviour

Reynolds, Don R. ORCID: 0000-0001-8749-7491 and Chapman, Jason W. (2018) Long-range migration and orientation behaviour. In: Córdoba-Aguilar, Alex, González-Tokman, Daniel and González-Santoyo, Isaac, (eds.) Insect Behavior: From Mechanisms to Ecological and Evolutionary Consequences. Oxford University Press (OUP), Oxford, pp. 98-115. ISBN 978-0198797517 (doi:10.1093/oso/9780198797500.003.0007)

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Abstract

Mass migrations of insects have fascinated mankind throughout recorded history. The sudden appearance of huge numbers of migrants have caused a range of emotions - delight, wonder and awe at the marvels of nature, annoyance at the irritations of clouds of small insects, and trepidation at the approach of locust swarms.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Chapter 7.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mass migrations of insects, agriculture, insect pests, famine
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Engineering & Science
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute > Agriculture, Health & Environment Department
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Last Modified: 29 Aug 2018 14:55
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Selected for GREAT 2018: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/21362

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