At the end of each exposure period, brood
tubes were transferred to individual glass dishes containing 50 ml of aerated, normoxic ASW (salinity 30) and maintained at 20 [degrees]C.
Comb thickness: Brood
comb thickness was determined by measuring the thickness of worker brood
combs that had been used for brood
Colonies were evaluated for brood
rearing activity and colony population development between October and September.
In the experiments I and II, the variables were: unsealed brood
area (eggs+larvae), sealed brood
(pupae), food (honey and pollen) and the percentage of infestation by V.
This result was modified, however, because we had assumed the adults we observed attending the second brood
produced in a given box had also been the social parents of the first brood
, which we had been unable to observe due to time constraints.
The causes of brood
production failure associated with long-term use of liver diets in this study (Fig.
Confirmation that a brood
was raised to the fledging stage was obtained by direct observations, by finding feces around the cavity entrance, or by seeing colour-banded adults attending fledglings.
Grouse clutch and chick survival (proportion of hens with broods
and mean brood
size), in plot years with predator control, were significantly greater (1.
II won't be doing any sightseeing in New York City, they're singing, flying, mating and dying all throughout New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina, and other places not dominated by the concrete jungle.
This summer, Brood
II of the 17-year cicada will emerge in parts of southeastern New York.
But not all broods
are created equal and "Brood
II" is a big one.
The periodical cicada Brood
XIX emerged during May and June 2011 in southernmost Posey County, bringing to five the number of established broods
After 24 h the removal of dead brood
in native race was significantly higher than that of exotic one being 85.
Iftikhar Ahmad, Chairman, Pakistan Agricultural Research Centre (PARC) has said that brood
stock and quality fish seed production is a big challenge for the agricultural scientists.
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