2 ways that passion vines use mimicry to confuse the butterflies that want to find a place to lay eggs
1) The leaves mimic eachother to confuse butterflies 2) They make “mimic eggs” on leaf so butterflies avoid leaves
What is the genus name that causes malaria
Order meaning “scale wings”
The disease agent that causes bubonic plague can be found in the salivary glands of ________
What type of mouthparts do mosquito have
Insects that produce luciferin belong to which order
Stridulation is used by
To what order do insects that produce honeydew belong to?
Insects that have resilin in their string hind legs belong to which order
What is the vector of African Sleeping Sickness
Insects that feign death when threated belong to which order
Phasmida (walking sticks)
The disease vector that causes River Blindness is
The disease agent, Yersinia ia
a bacteria (bubonic plague)
What is the disease agent of the bubonic plauge
Hormones that affect reproduction of the female mosquito are produced in
Insects that have muscles attached to their wings like birds and bats belong to which order
Resemblance of an edible species (mimic) to an unpalatable species (model) to deceive predators
The disease agent that causes yellow fever
List 2 insect orders that lie eggs in an ootheca
Miriam Rothshild studied the reproductive biology of
Walter Reed discovered the vector of
Cantharidin is produced by
Larvae of a specific type of insect have been applied to the wounds of people who have poor circulation in order to prevent amputation. Which order do they belong to?
Mantids have (a) complete metamorphosis (b)sponging mouthparts (c) long thorax (d) AOTA
(C) long thorax
3 differences of damselflies and dragonflies
1) Damselflies are smaller than dragonflies 2) Damsel flies hold wings straight back at rest. Dragonflies hold wings out to side 3) Damselflies lay eggs in plant stems under water. Dragonflies lay eggs on water surface
Which order does the human flea belong to?
Resemblance of an organism to its background
Another name for Black Death
Scale insects belong to which order?
Mantids lay their eggs in _____
The disease agent that causes African Sleeping Sickness is
T or F. Insects are affected by the wax on the surface of a plant
What is Luciferin?
A chemical that when oxidizes, lights up.
What type of metamorphosis do crickets have
Order meaning “straight legs”
Some adult insects use their shovel shaped penis to remove the sperm of rival males from a female before they mate, They do this so that they wil be more likely to pass on their genes. Which order does this insect belong to?
T or F. Bubonic Plague can be treated successful with antibiotics
How is natural selection involved in the prevalence today of the human disease, sickle cell anemia
Natural Selection has changed genes in people to help them deal with malaria. 1) The genes help people to resist malaria 2) genes give the sickle cell anemia to resist malaria
What is unusual about the eyes of the whirligig beetles?
Their eyes are split so they can see above and below water at the same time