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  • humans
  • These sonic and ultrasonic devices emit sound waves that are either audible or silent to humans, using frequencies that insects cannot be around. (bird-x.com)
  • consumption
  • Protein, sustainability and health concerns about antibiotics are all hot topics, and insect consumption addresses all of these issues," said June Jo Lee, Vice President, Strategic Insights at The Hartman Group. (forbes.com)
  • cicada
  • Among the insect groups featuring in myths are the bee , fly , butterfly , cicada , dragonfly , praying mantis and scarab beetle . (wikipedia.org)
  • Each egg is deposited on a caterpillar or other insect ( such as cicada) which is paralyzed by stinging the "food" and egg is then stored in a nest dug in the ground, in the hollowed stem of a plant, or fashioned of mud and suspended from the underside of a structure such as a bridge. (pioneerthinking.com)
  • Crickets
  • Crickets and other insects are rich in protein and good fats and high in calcium, iron and zinc, and their protein-dense profile could make them a particularly attractive source of protein for athletes. (forbes.com)
  • Insects have a high food conversion rate, e.g. crickets need six times less feed than cattle, four times less than sheep, and twice less than pigs and broiler chickens to produce the same amount of protein. (fao.org)
  • food
  • Insects offer several advantages as human food. (fao.org)
  • Stings are almost always provoked by firm, accidental contact, such as stepping on a worker, taking the insect into the mouth with food or drink, or pressing/striking a bee or wasp with the hand. (uptodate.com)
  • Insects provide food for fish, birds and some mammals as well as domestic birds such as chickens and turkeys. (pioneerthinking.com)
  • This discussion paper provides a preliminary look at the regulations on the regulatory frameworks influencing insects as food and feed at international, regional and national levels. (fao.org)
  • Future Of Food: Insects As Protein? (forbes.com)
  • Butterflies
  • The Neoptera , including butterflies and most other insects, have indirect flight musculature. (wikipedia.org)
  • it corresponds, probably not coincidentally, with the appearance of a wing-folding mechanism, which allows Neopteran insects to fold the wings back over the abdomen when at rest (though this ability has been lost secondarily in some groups, such as in the butterflies ). (wikipedia.org)
  • bugs
  • Fireflies, which are also called lightning bugs, are insects belonging to the Lampyridae family of the beetle order. (buzzle.com)
  • Bugs 'R' Us: AgraQuest's development lab is chockablock with fridges and containers filled with flying and crawling insects. (zdnet.com)
  • nutrients
  • To reduce storage problems, insects can be fed on the manure piles, which will reduce the level of nutrients, the amount of bulk mass and odor. (fao.org)
  • plants
  • A PPQ 526 permit is required for the importation, interstate movement and environmental release of most insects and mites that feed upon or infest plants or plant products, including agricultural crops, trees, shrubs, native plants, etc. (usda.gov)
  • different
  • Although locusts and cicadas are similar in color, shape, and sound making abilities, they are actually two very different insects. (buzzle.com)
  • Preserving different types of insects is a fascinating project for many hobbyists. (buzzle.com)
  • Other than the two orders with direct flight muscles, all other living winged insects fly using a different mechanism, involving indirect flight muscles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Several insects can be used for these processes in different ways. (fao.org)
  • collection
  • You can learn more about insects in this collection of picture and reference books. (scholastic.com)
  • Insects Collection V4 is a versatile set of 12 high quality models to add more details and realism to your rendering projects. (turbosquid.com)
  • This part of the collection is invaluable for tracking the spread of new invasive insects and the effectiveness of control efforts for current and historical invasions. (flickr.com)
  • Find
  • I had a lady call me today who is interested in information on the eating of insects that are easy to find and easy to identify. (ibiblio.org)
  • I would guess not because insects usually don't live very long, but I haven't been able to find much information in the web about it. (madsci.org)
  • List
  • This is an alphabetical list of significant insects grouped by order. (britannica.com)
  • View a list of the commonly asked questions and concerns associated with the application process for insects and mites. (usda.gov)
  • Study
  • A Swiss study showed that people are more likely to try insects when they are incorporated into other foods, but that can change," she said. (forbes.com)
  • Classification and study of diversity among insects and other life forms. (flickr.com)
  • animal
  • The movement of insects, mites and ticks that affect animals or vector animal diseases require permits from Veterinary Services . (usda.gov)
  • foods
  • Rose Wang, Six Foods' co-founder, said Westerners are more likely to eat insects if they come in foods that have familiar forms. (forbes.com)
  • usually
  • Many fruits and vegetables and ornamentals require an insect, (usually a bee) to pollinate their flowers so that seeds may develop. (pioneerthinking.com)
  • terms
  • Khmer terms for insects . (wiktionary.org)
  • Each operates independently, which gives a degree of fine control and mobility in terms of the abruptness with which they can change direction and speed, not seen in other flying insects. (wikipedia.org)
  • shot
  • This idea stemmed from the man who survived on insects after being shot down in Bosnia. (ibiblio.org)
  • I have some insects that I took a shot or two of before I left the US and will edit some as soon as I go back home so I have something to contribute too. (cambridgeincolour.com)
  • always
  • This is not surprising, given that odonates are all aerial predators, and they have always hunted other airborne insects. (wikipedia.org)
  • website
  • If you have an interesting website related to insects,do send me your URL and I might consider adding them to my site.Thank you for visiting. (angelfire.com)