Manduca sexta

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Synonyms for Manduca sexta

large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tobacco and related plants

moth whose larvae are tobacco hornworms

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Table A1 National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) GenBank accession numbers and references for arthropod opsin sequences used in Figure 3 Accession number Species for opsin sequence Apis mellifera AF004168 Bicyclus anynana AF484249 Camponotus abdominalis AF042788 Sepia officinalis AF000947 Drosophila melanogaster Rh1 AH001026 Drosophila melanogaster Rh2 M12896 Drosophila melanogaster Rh3 M17718 Drosophila melanogaster Rh4 AH001040 Drosophila melanogaster Rh5 U67905 Drosophila melanogaster Rh6 Z86118 Hemigrapsus sanguineus D50583 Limulus polyphenols (lateral eye) L03781 Limulus polyphemus (ocelli) L03782 Manduca sexta L78080 Mysis diluviana DQ852591 Neogonodactylus oerstedii UV1 KJ127520.
Expression d'un antisens prosystemin gene in plants de tomates reduit la resistance vers Manduca sexta larves .
Substitution of residues on the proximal side of Cry1A Bacillus thuringiensis delta-endotoxins affects irreversible binding to Manduca sexta midgut membrane.
The softbot prototype is based on the neuromechanical system of the caterpillar Manduca sexta.
Said to be the first robot of its type in the world, the 30cm silicone elastomer "softbot" is being developed by researchers at Tufts University and is based on the neuromechanical system of the Manduca sexta caterpillar.
The presence of two binding sites has been suggested in Manduca sexta APN, meaning that it is possible that the catalytic domain plays ah important role in receptor-toxin interaction (Masson et al.
We set out to determine when Manduca Sexta moths abandon unrewarding flowers, the "marginal value" in optimal foraging theory.
Nicotiana tabacum (tobacco) were developed expressing protease inhibitors from Manduca sexta or the enzyme tryptophan decarboxylase from Catharanthus roseus (periwinkle).
Two individuals of Manduca sexta and one individual each of Manduca quinquemaculata, Paratraea plebeja and Sphinx eremitis were collected.
The hornworms, Manduca sexta, eat whatever plant they hatch on.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of injecting hemolymph and cell suspension into paralyzed Manduca sexta.