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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 93–94 | Cite as

Increased rate of melanization in hemolymph of American cockroaches (Periplaneta americana) an house crickets (Acheta domesticus) intoxicated by insecticides

  • C. W. Fisher
  • U. E. Brady
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Summary

Treatment of house crickets and American cockroaches with any one of a variety of insecticides increased the rate of melanization in hemolymph incubated with diphenol substrates.

Keywords

Diphenol American Cockroach House Cricket Diphenol Substrate 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. W. Fisher
    • 1
  • U. E. Brady
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EntomologyUniversity of GeorgiaAthensUSA

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