Orientation

The locomotor behavior that follows receipt of a stimulus by an insect may be described as a kinesis or a taxis. A kinesis is simply induced or enhanced activity without spatial reference to the source of the stimulus. Increased movement related to light (photokinesis) is common in many insects. For example, many butterflies fly only when the light intensity is above a certain threshold; the speed at which locusts walk is increased as the light intensity rises. A hygrokinetic response is shown by locusts whose activity is increased in moist air

Beekeeping for Beginners

Beekeeping for Beginners

The information in this book is useful to anyone wanting to start beekeeping as a hobby or a business. It was written for beginners. Those who have never looked into beekeeping, may not understand the meaning of the terminology used by people in the industry. We have tried to overcome the problem by giving explanations. We want you to be able to use this book as a guide in to beekeeping.

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