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Odonata

the order of insects which includes the dragonflies and damselflies.
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Odonate Therapeutics is dedicated to the development of best-in-class cancer therapeutics.
Additionally, it is unlikely that a reduction in dorsal spine number in resident freshwater threespine stickleback populations is related to Odonate predation because Odanate naiad predators have not been detected in the Aleutians (D.
This study aimed to investigate the ecotoxicological effects of acid stress on the physiological characteristics of odonate nymphs.
Because odonate wing venation is complex and full of autopomorphies (Rehn, 2003), the set of wing characters of Erythemis provided a mostly unresolved tree (Fig.
Lastly, there is ample, succinct information on the life history, ecology, taxonomy, morphology, and curation of Odonates in the front matter.
Consequently, odonate species may be good indicator species for the quality of aquatic habitats (e.
Over the years that site has produced interesting odonate records including a swarm of Selysiothemis nigra, breeding Pseudagrion decorum (Feulner 2001) and breeding Anax imperator, as well as other unusual plant and animal records.
Alternative prey influences efficacy of biocontrol agents, evident from the studies on cyclopoid copepod (26), dytiscid beetles (27,28), odonate larvae (29), larvae of the predatory mosquito Toxorhynchites splendens (30), and heteropteran bugs (31-33).
But anyone who's fascinated by these often brightly colored, vaguely helicopter-like insects that flit through backyard gardens and hover around bodies of water will have plenty to learn and hundreds of colorful photos for identification of just about any odonate that comes by.