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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diapause

Diapause, when referencing animal dormancy, is the delay in development in response to regularly and recurring periods of adverse environmental conditions.

www.britannica.com/science/diapause

diapause: Spontaneous interruption of the development of certain animals, marked by reduction of metabolic activity. It is typical of many insects and mites, a few ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5485599

Jun 26, 2017 ... Diapause is a well-studied seasonal survival strategy and is influenced by several factors, such as the species-specific ecological interactions, ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/diapause

Define diapause. diapause synonyms, diapause pronunciation, diapause translation, English dictionary definition of diapause. n. Zoology A period during which ...

www.thoughtco.com/types-of-diapause-1968243

Feb 9, 2017 ... Diapause is a period of suspended or arrested development during an insect's life cycle. Insect diapause is usually triggered by environmental ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/diapause

Diapause is a form of developmental arrest in insects that is much like hibernation in higher animals. It enables insects and related arthropods to circumvent ...

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Diapause definition, a period of hormonally controlled quiescence, especially in immature insects, characterized by cessation of growth and reduction of ...

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The yucca moth Prodoxus y-inversus Riley (Lepidoptera: Prodoxidae) has the longest reported diapause. Structures of Yucca baccata (Agavaceae) containing  ...

www.amentsoc.org/insects/glossary/terms/diapause

Definition of Diapause: the arrested development of an organism. Diapause is often the result of environmental conditions.