Invasive Species B/C

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby JasperKota » August 2nd, 2016, 10:03 am

[img]http://www.hungrypests.com/img/the-threat/european-gypsy-moth/small/EuroGypsyMoth2.jpg[/img]
1. identify which one is male and which one is female
2. When was this species first introduced and how
3. How does it's presence effect humans
4. Name two pesticides used to slow the spread (biological or chemical)
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » August 2nd, 2016, 10:34 am

[img]http://www.hungrypests.com/img/the-threat/european-gypsy-moth/small/EuroGypsyMoth2.jpg[/img]
1. identify which one is male and which one is female
2. When was this species first introduced and how
3. How does it's presence effect humans
4. Name two pesticides used to slow the spread (biological or chemical)
1. top is female, bottom is male
2. Massachusetts, 1869; imported intentionally for silk production, accidentally released
3. Larvae defoliate trees during maturation feeding
4. Bacillus thuringiensis, nucleopolyhedrosis virus
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby JasperKota » August 2nd, 2016, 11:23 am

[img]http://www.hungrypests.com/img/the-threat/european-gypsy-moth/small/EuroGypsyMoth2.jpg[/img]
1. identify which one is male and which one is female
2. When was this species first introduced and how
3. How does it's presence effect humans
4. Name two pesticides used to slow the spread (biological or chemical)
1. top is female, bottom is male
2. Massachusetts, 1869; imported intentionally for silk production, accidentally released
3. Larvae defoliate trees during maturation feeding
4. Bacillus thuringiensis, nucleopolyhedrosis virus
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » August 2nd, 2016, 11:37 am

[img]http://i.imgur.com/vj9dIQl.png[/img]
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby superpenguin666 » August 2nd, 2016, 2:46 pm

Either Beach Vitex or Common Buckthorn? Those are the ones that I can name off the top of my head...
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » August 2nd, 2016, 2:50 pm

Either Beach Vitex or Common Buckthorn? Those are the ones that I can name off the top of my head...
Nope.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby superpenguin666 » August 2nd, 2016, 2:53 pm

Whitetop or Hairy whitetop? Forgot about those 2 completely.. :lol:
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » August 2nd, 2016, 3:26 pm

Whitetop or Hairy whitetop? Forgot about those 2 completely.. :lol:
It could be one of those two...
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby JoJoKeKe » August 3rd, 2016, 10:16 am

Whitetop or Hairy whitetop? Forgot about those 2 completely.. :lol:
It could be one of those two...
Considering the seeds look heart-shaped I am going to guess whitetop.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » August 3rd, 2016, 10:50 am

Whitetop or Hairy whitetop? Forgot about those 2 completely.. :lol:
It could be one of those two...
Considering the seeds look heart-shaped I am going to guess whitetop.
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