EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
52,725,316
Abstracts:
28,411,598
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Bats. Nature's nocturnal insect controllers


Trees and Natural Resources 35(4): 8-11
Bats. Nature's nocturnal insect controllers
The importance of insectivorous Chiroptera species in insect control is discussed in this article. A study in Victoria, Australia, found a total of 22 species, 20 of which were insectivorous. However, in general, 8-12 species occured in most areas.


Accession: 002308531



Related references

Variations in diurnal and nocturnal waking state in air traffic controllers. European Journal of Applied Physiology & Occupational Physiology 49(3): 319-328, 1982

Effects of anthocyanin glucosides on the nocturnal vision of controllers of air field approach. Semaine Des Hopitaux De Paris: 2570-2571, 1966

Habitat use and nocturnal activity of lesser short-tailed bats (Mystacina tuberculata) in comparison with long-tailed bats (Chalinolobus tuberculatus) in temperate rainforest. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 33(2): 113-124, 2006

Insect hunters, blood lickers and predatory bats - the bats of the world Von Insektenjaegern, Blutleckern und Raubfledermaeusen - Die Fledertiere der Welt. Rodentia. Maerz-April; 62: 19-21, 2006

Simulation and robotic implementation of neural controllers for insect-like leg reflexes. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts 21(1-3): 425, 1995

Some tips for pest controllers on how food packaging affects insect invasion. Pest Control 31(10): 26-29, 1963

Professional nature and uniqueness of the service by public health nurses. Study on nocturnal enuresis. IV. Children with nocturnal enuresis and family orientation of their parents. Japanese Journal for Public Health Nurse 42(12): 1024-1029, 1986

Bats Flying nocturnal mammals. Halle, Stefan , Stenseth, Nils Christian Ecological Studies; Activity patterns in small mammals: An ecological approach 253-272, 2000

Effects of the nature of work on the health status of traffic controllers of railway transport. Gigiena i Sanitariia: 20-22, 1995

Ecological interactions between bats and nocturnal birds. Biotropica 8(2): 104-110, 1976