Accession Number : AD0716047

Title :   Ultrastructure of Arthropod Sensory Structures.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIV RALEIGH DEPT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Axtell,R. C.

Report Date : 15 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Ultrastructure studies have been completed on selected organ systems of (1) Macrocheles muscaedomesticae, a mite predacious on the immature stages of the house fly, (2) larvae of the house fly, Musca domestica, and (3) a tick, Amblyomma americanu. The project has assisted in the completion of a study on the sensilla of spiders. Research accomplishments will be detailed in scientific papers to be published in major journals. Abstracts of these reports and publication status are presented.

Descriptors :   (*ARTHROPODA, SENSE ORGANS), (*SENSE ORGANS, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY)), TICKS, MITES, DIPTERA, LARVAE, INSECTS, MITOCHONDRIA, ELECTRON MICROSCOPY, CYTOLOGY, ENTOMOLOGY, ABSTRACTS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE