Accession Number : AD0706791

Title :   STUDIES OF AIRBORNE INSECTS IN THE ATMOSPHERE.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. no. 2, 1 Mar 67-31 May 70,

Corporate Author : BERNICE P BISHOP MUSEUM HONOLULU HAWAII

Personal Author(s) : Holzapfel,Eugene P. ; Gressitt,J. Linsley

Report Date : 31 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A resume of work completed to January 1969 is presented. Two major cruises were taken aboard ships in the Pacific during 1969-70 to continue the program of trans-oceanic dispersal of insects. Arthropod specimens trapped, spores recovered, equipment used, ocean areas sampled and the contribution of a member of the U. S. Coast Guard are all presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INSECTS, AEROBIOLOGY), ATMOSPHERES, ARTHROPODA, SAMPLING, SPORES, PACIFIC OCEAN, SAMPLERS, ENTOMOLOGY

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE