Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

Award Date

1955

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Entomology-Zoology

Abstract

During the life cycle of Hypoderma lineatum DeVillers, the first instar larva spends considerable time migrating through the body of the host. During this migrating through the body of the host. During this migration the larva spends a period in the submucosa of the esophagus. This stage is referred to as the esophageal first instar. The following study was conducted on cattle grubs of this stage. The larvae which were used in this study were dissected from beet gullets obtained from the John Morrell & Company Packing Plant. The gullets were used in a South Dakota Experiment Station project involving this experimental control of these larvae.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Larvae
Warble flies

Description

Includes bibliographic references

Format

application/pdf

Number of Pages

36

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

No Copyright - Non-Commercial Use Only
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