aestivate

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Synonyms for aestivate

sleep during summer

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AESTIVATES, INSORPTIONS (sted), INTERSILIENT, NESCIENCES (web2), PAN-EUROPEAN, PREINSPIRE (web2), RESIDENTIARIES, TONIFICATION
For example, the lady beetle predator, Hippodamia convergens, aestivates in summer when populations of its aphid prey are low, but continues summer development when aphid populations are maintained at high levels on irrigated crops (Hagen 1962, Stewart et al.
It is the more appraisals beach of the western area and a few hundreds of thousands of aestivates forward there during the three summer months.
During dry periods living specimens aestivate in caves and deep within slots in the tsingy, attached to the rock well above ground level.
Appears to aestivate sealed to limestone rocks or deep in tsingy slots.