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Starvation-Induced Dietary Behaviour in Drosophila melanogaster Larvae and Adults

Scientific Reports

Sep 24, 2015

Muhammad Fakarruddin Sidi AhmadMuhammad Tariq

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Drosophila melanogaster larvae are classified as herbivores and known to feed on non-carnivorous diet under normal conditions. However, when nutritionally challenged these larvae exhibit cannibalistic behaviour by consuming a diet composed of larger conspecifics. Herein, we report that ...read more

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Egg Food Product
Tadpole
Apis mellifera
Drosophila melanogaster
Musca domestica (invertebrate)
Musca domestica antigen
Apis mellifera preparation
Herbivory
Apis mellifera antigen
Metazoa
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2
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Starvation-Induced Dietary Behaviour in Drosophila melanogaster Larvae and Adults

Scientific Reports

Sep 24, 2015

Muhammad Fakarruddin Sidi AhmadMuhammad Tariq

PMID: 26399327

DOI: 10.1038/srep14285

Abstract

Drosophila melanogaster larvae are classified as herbivores and known to feed on non-carnivorous diet under normal conditions. However, when nutritionally challenged these larvae exhibit cannibalistic behaviour by consuming a diet composed of larger conspecifics. Herein, we report that ...read more

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Egg Food Product
Tadpole
Apis mellifera
Drosophila melanogaster
Musca domestica (invertebrate)
8
2
74
Paper Details
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