En el interior del cilindro se coloco una planta de braquiaria, infestada con tres adultos tenerales
(< 24 horas de edad) de A.
Aunque el numero de individuos de la categoria adulto maduro fue dominante en todas las quebradas, en "La Miel" en particular, la cantidad de tenerales
fue alta si se compara con el resto de las quebradas; a su vez, el numero de adultos maduros tambien fue menor.
have an area with pink veins and clear cells at the base of their forewings; elsewhere on the wing, veins are brown and cells are clear.
adults were also collected in small numbers at this site in March as the larval population declined.
striatus on the basis of one teneral
specimen from Panama, which he compared with Neotropical species C.
Consequently, the significant negative relation between mite and egg load for this sample could have been the result of elevated susceptibility of immature females (e.g., teneral
Dragonflies are scarcely out in May; they represent young, teneral
adults of small species at that time, and have not been observed preying on L.
LBAM adults were collected at this point in the production.
Many of these flies were teneral
and had clearly recently emerged from the guano deposit.
Examination of holotype and paratype during the present study revealed that both specimens are in fact teneral
Newly emerged adults remain in a teneral
stage (preflight stage before the cuticle is fully hardened) for [approximate] 5 d in early to mid-July.
(E) In July 1989, 108 wild-caught adults, many of them teneral
, were placed on Solidago in groups of five, after 24 h of food deprivation.