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- Wang, Zinan; Chen, Yan; Diaz, Rodrigo; Laine, Roger A.
- Journal of insect physiology 2019 v.112 pp. 1-8
- overwintering, etc ; Acanthococcus; Lagerstroemia indica; autumn; bark; cold; cold injury; cold tolerance; cryoprotectants; environmental factors; fatty acid composition; fatty acids; glycerol; insect physiology; lipid content; mannitol; models; mortality; myo-inositol; scale insects; seasonal variation; spring; summer; temperature; trehalose; water content; winter; Show all 27 Subjects
- ... Temperature is one of the most important abiotic factors influencing the adaptation and diversification of insects. Diverse and complex physiological mechanisms have evolved to help insects adapt to seasonal changes in temperature and prevent cold injury. Although the mechanisms of seasonal adaptation to low temperatures have been studied for insects in different taxa, none of these mechanisms hav ...