Tenebrio molitor is often used for biological research. Its relatively large size, ease of rearing and handling, and status as ... Mealworms are the larval form of the mealworm beetle, Tenebrio molitor, a species of darkling beetle. Like all holometabolic ... Mealworms and Darkling Beetles (Tenebrio beetle). FOSSweb. Mealworms.org. ... Tenebrio molitor". Journal of Chemical Ecology. 31 (11): 2721-30. doi:10.1007/s10886-005-7622-x. PMID 16273437. Pölkki M, Krams ...
Tenebrionidae means roughly: "those that are like Tenebrio"; Tenebrio was the Latin generic name that Carl Linnaeus had ... Tenebrio in turn literally means "seeker of dark places" or figuratively a trickster. In English, "darkling" is a more or less ... Zophobas morio, or superworm, is valued as a feed for captive reptiles; it contains less chitin than Tenebrio molitor. ... Alphitobius diaperinus or lesser mealworm larvae are smaller than Tenebrio molitor and thus more suitable as feed for smaller ...
She identified the Y chromosome in the mealworm, Tenebrio. She deduced that the chromosomal basis of sex depended on the ...
Linnaeus later named a species Tenebrio gigas in the 12th edition of Systema Naturae (1767), but corrected it to Tenebrio gages ... Francisco Welter Schultes (December 16, 2009). "Species taxon summary: gigas Linné, 1767 described in Tenebrio". AnimalBase. ...
Numeracy in the yellow mealworm beetle, Tenebrio molitor, and honeybee. Charles Darwin was interested in worms and "how far ... Quantity discrimination in Tenebrio molitor: evidence of numerosity discrimination in an invertebrate? Animal Cognition, 12: ...
The mealworm beetle (Tenebrio molitor) is commonly used as food for terrestrial amniotes kept in terraria. Other Tenebrio and ... Several species of Tenebrio and Tribolium, such as the confused flour beetle (T. confusum) and T. destructor, and other genera ...
For example, a 37-residue diuretic peptide from Tenebrio molitor will be named Tenmo-DH37. Coast G. M., Orchard, I., Phillips, ... Unpublished studies show immunologically-related peptides in Tenebrio molitor (Coast et al., 2002). It appears that all insects ... "Beetle diuretic peptides: The response of mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) Malpighian tubules to synthetic peptides, and cross- ... the mealworm Tenebrio molitor (Tenebrionidae). Functions of diuretic and antidiuretic hormones include: postprandial diuresis, ...
... destructive flour beetle Tenebrio molitor - mealworm beetle Tenebrio obscurus - mini mealworm In 2008, the Tribolium castaneum ... Flour beetles are members of the darkling beetle genera Tribolium or Tenebrio. They are pests of cereal silos and are widely ...
Tenebrio molitor, Rhyzopertha dominica, Sitophilus zeamais and other species suffer almost complete mortality. The oils also ...
Mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) Weiser J (1953) Parasites of the flour beetles Tribolium castaneum. Proc Soc Protozool 4:21. ...
Numeracy has been described in the yellow mealworm beetle (Tenebrio molitor) and the honeybee. Western lowland gorillas given ... 2009). "Quantity discrimination in Tenebrio molitor: evidence of numerosity discrimination in an invertebrate?". Animal ...
2013). Endocrine disruption of sexual selection by an estrogenic herbicide in Tenebrio molitor. Ecotoxicology 22:1461-1466. ...
Extracts significantly inhibited the growth and feeding of third instar larvae of Tenebrio molitor (mealworms). They also have ...
The yellow mealworm beetle,Tenebrio molitor, contains a family of small Cys-rich and Thr-rich thermal hysteresis proteins that ... the haemolymph of the mealworm beetle Tenebrio molitor contains a family of such proteins. A seasonal photoperiodic timing ...
In a behavioral study of the beetle Tenebrio molitor with cysticercoids of the rat tapeworm H. diminuta, findings suggested ... Beetle-to-beetle transmission and dispersal of Hymenolepis diminuta (Cestoda) eggs via the feces of Tenebrio molitor. J. ... A behavioral study of the beetle Tenebrio molitor infected with cysticercoids of the rat tapeworm Hymenolepis diminuta. ...
"Metabolic cost of ventilating movements in pupae of Tenebrio molitor and Galleria mellonella studied by direct calorimetry". ... and toxic effects of Ledum palustre extracts on Tenebrio molitor pupae (Coleoptera, Tenebrionidae) using calorimetric ...
tenebrionis (Btt) is not possible due to lack of registration (e.g. in Italy). The good efficacy of the Btt preparation on ... "Prove di laboratorio con un formulato a base di Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner ssp.tenebrionis nei confronti di Gonioctena ...
"Rate of circulation of the body fluid in adult Tenebrio molitor Linnaeus, Anasa tristis (Degeer), and Murgantia histrionica ( ...
Tenebrio or Type V AFPs are found in beetles, whereas Dendroides or Choristoneura fumiferana AFPs are found in some Lepidoptera ... See also dehydrin There are two types of insect antifreeze proteins, Tenebrio and Dendroides AFPs which are both in different ...
Viviani, V.R., Bechara, E.J.H. (1996). "Larval Tenebrio molitor (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Fat Body Extracts Catalyze Firefly ...
In Tenebrio molitor (a large beetle), a protein (SPN93) comprising two discrete tandem serpin domains functions to regulate the ...
Now considered EC 3.4.21.25, cucumisin EC 3.4.99.24: Deleted entry: Tenebrio α-proteinase EC 3.4.99.25: Transferred entry: ... Tenebrio α-proteinase EC 3.4.21.19: glutamyl endopeptidase EC 3.4.21.20: cathepsin G EC 3.4.21.21: coagulation factor VIIa EC ...
It is susceptible to Bacillus thuringiensis tenebrionis and also Spinosad when treatment is applied to affected plants[citation ...
Superworms are common in the reptile pet industry, not to be confused with giant mealworms, which are Tenebrio molitor larvae ...
Adult P. sulcifer wasps have been shown to eat the larvae of other insect species including Tenebrio molitor larvae (a beetle ...