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Kinesis, like a taxis or tropism, is a movement or activity of a cell or an organism in response to ... speed of movement of the individual is dependent upon the stimulus intensity. For example, the locomotion of a woodlice in relation to humidity.


Jul 10, 2012 ... For example, a null hypothesis might state 'Woodlice show an equal ... ( movement directly towards or away from particular stimuli), or may ...


Use a choice chamber and small invertebrates (beetles, blowfly larvae and/ or woodlice) to investigate how movement and other behaviours change in response ...


Habitat and behaviour of the woodlouse, Porcellio scaber. ... of turning (= klinokinesis) in dry conditions and slower rates of movement in more humid conditions.


hygro- kinesis i.e. an increased level of movement in response to low moisture levels. If woodlice find themselves in a dry habitat then an adaptive response is to  ...


... rather, the stimulus causes an alteration in speed or direction of movement. In wood lice, for example, the kinetic response alters only the rate of movement.


Angles of free turn were observed in woodlice (Porcellio scaber) after they had ... for woodlouse alternation based on bilaterally asymmetrical leg movements ...


This is a behavioural expreriment that children can do using woodlice. It teaches them scientific and analytical techniques as well as the behaviour of woodlice.


In this lab, I will predict, perform and interpret the behaviour of woodlice. As woodlice cannot talk ..... Right from the start there was movement. After 30 sec onds ...