ERIC Number: EJ324435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
A Simple Life Table Study Based on Development and Mortality in the Beech Leaf Mining Weevil Rhynchaenus fagi L.
Pullin, Andrew S.
Journal of Biological Education, v19 n2 p152-56 Sum 1985
Developmental stages of the beech weevil ("Rhynchaenus fagi") are suggested for experiments on population dynamics. Explains the weevil's life history, illustrating convenience of immature stages for study of development and mortality. Limitations of the study as well as possibilities for changing its emphasis are also discussed. (Author/DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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