Chapter 6. Long-Night Summation and Programming of Pupal Diapause in the Flesh-Fly, Sarcophaga argyrostoma

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Geralyn M. Collins
  1. David S. Saunders and
  2. Helen Bradley

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720851.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 104 - Photoperiodic Regulation of Insect and Molluscan Hormones

Ciba Foundation Symposium 104 - Photoperiodic Regulation of Insect and Molluscan Hormones

How to Cite

Saunders, D. S. and Bradley, H. (2008) Long-Night Summation and Programming of Pupal Diapause in the Flesh-Fly, Sarcophaga argyrostoma, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 104 - Photoperiodic Regulation of Insect and Molluscan Hormones (eds R. Porter and G. M. Collins), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720851.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Zoology, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272797518

Online ISBN: 9780470720851

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Keywords:

  • long-night summation;
  • pupal diapause;
  • flesh-fly;
  • sarcophaga argyrostoma;
  • intrauterine embryo

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The ‘clock’ and the ‘Counter’

  • Experimental Lengthening and Shortening of the Larval Sensitive Period

  • Formal Properties of the Photoperiodic ‘Counter’ in Surcophugu Urgyrostornu

  • Endocrine Control of Pupal Diapause in Sarcophuga Spp: a case of Negative Feedback?

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • General Discussion

  • References