Essays about: "Lycosidae"

Found 2 essays containing the word Lycosidae.

  1. 1. The effect of riparian buffer properties on spider communities and aquatic-terrestrial food-web lingages : using polyunsaturated fatty acids as biomarkers

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Ellinor Ramberg; [2019]
    Keywords : riparian buffer; polyunsaturated fatty acids; spiders; trophic connectivity; subsidies; agricultural landscape;

    Abstract : Riparian habitats are key habitat interfaces that regulate flows of resource subsidies between aquatic and terrestrial food webs, whilst supporting high biodiversity andproviding ecosystem services. However, frequently these habitats are highly degraded, especially in agricultural landscapes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predators of Plutella xylostella in Nicaragua : feeding capacity and potential role in biological control

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Linda Larsson; [2007]
    Keywords : Plutella xylostella; natural enemies; predators; biological control; Nicaragua; larval consumption; feeding capacity; cabbage; Lycosidae; Salticidae; Nabidae; Staphylinidae; Tetragnathidae; Gelastocoridae; Reduviidae; insects; spiders;

    Abstract : The diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae), is one of the most destructive insect pests of Brassica crops in both temperate and tropical regions over the world. The insect is considered as a key pest of crucifers in Central America. READ MORE