The adaptation of wood lice. While many people think of them as "bugs" or "
insects," woodlice are actually arthropods--crustaceans in the family Isopoda.
Jun 25, 2003 ... The woodlice is a familiar creature to most people, various species ... exhibit
varying degrees of adaptation to life on land, largely depending on.
Jan 21, 2008 ... Species of woodlice differ as regards rates of transpiration and survival in dry ...
The only adaptation to land as regards excretion is a general ...
In most of the suggested investigations you will be looking at behavioural
adaptations of the woodlice to changes in its habitat. The information given below
www.nuffieldfoundation.org/sites/default/files/files/Woodlice habitats - merged PDF.pdf
Nuffield Practical Work for Learning: Argumentation • Woodlice habitats ....
terrestrial animals have adaptations (anatomical, biochemical or behavioural).
About Woodlice. Woodlice, or pillbugs, are members of the Crustacea class,
which also includes crabs, shrimps and lobsters. However, they are not aquatic
Woodlouse inhabits moist and dark habitats and usually hides under the stones
... Woodlice are the only crustaceans that are adapted to the life on the ground ...
Identification. Woodlice, also known as slaters and pillbugs, are terrestrial
crustaceans. Their soft bodies are covered on the upper surface with a hard ...
Many adaptations serve more than one function; rolling up the body probably ...
Pale patches on the exoskeleton of some woodlice are storage areas for calcium
Common rough woodlice are ectothermic and have flat, elliptical-shaped bodies
that are heavily plated and typically grey or .... Anti-predator Adaptations; cryptic.