It also is possible that tandem pairs are more active, and thus, more visible (and more likely to be collected) in later than in earlier stages, or that the large aggregations of familiar bluets at our study site induced lowered efficiency of oviposition (a density-dependent effect seen elsewhere for this species; Moss, 1992).
Female familiar bluets typically leave their natal wetland to forage in surrounding uplands, whereas males tend to stay by the water, patrolling for females (Bick and Bick, 1963).
Accumulating resources is risky, and because lifespan of adult familiar bluets is ca.
Table 1--Results of Tukey's t-tests of relationships of fitness in female familiar bluets Enallagma civile.
His company, Les Bluets
Mistassini Ltee, sells fresh and frozen blueberries, and now cranberries, to customers in Canada and internationally.
Cotton Print, a traditional floral, is adapted from a 1774 Reveillon print and combines diamond patterning, delicate woven garlands and a pointillist background.
Lake Michigan smelled like arithmetic: fog trees, fog trees, bluets
This formal conceit--for which Manguso is indebted to books like Maggie Nelson's Bluets
and Jenny Ofill's Department of Speculation, among others--can seem to insist too heavily on its own profundity if one is not careful, and there are moments, here, when the writing does not live up to the manner in which it's delivered.
The book is prefaced with a small introduction to Odonate biology and is suffixed with a number of addenda giving additional visual identification charts for Spiketails, Bluets
, and Dancers along with a chart delineating flight times and rarity of all species included in the book.
I start with the fact that Les Bluets
(The cornflowers) is the painting I think of first when I think of one that has had particular significance in my life.
Mistasini Ltee is a family run business founded in 1980, which gathers, processes and sells blueberries.