crepuscular


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crepuscular

(of certain insects, birds, and other animals) active at twilight or just before dawn

crepuscular

[krə′pəs·kyə·lər]
(zoology)
Active during the hours of twilight or preceding dawn.
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Bona and Navarro-Silva (2008), on the other hand, showed the diversity of Culicidae during morning and afternoon crepuscular period, as well as the parity of Anopheles cruzii in Palmito State Park, Paranagua, Parana, Brazil.
6% de registros obtenidos entre las 8:00 y las 17:59 hs) en el pedemonte, pero con una actividad crepuscular apreciable (casi 18% de los registros).
254), se equipara este sustrato antropologico y social del mundo crepuscular en que vivimos con "los espiritus del aire, unos personajes mitologicos que, atribuidos a la imaginacion de Paracelso, han recibido especial atencion en poesia y musica como imagenes de la eterea belleza y las mas sublimes e inaccesibles pasiones" (p.
Median total scent emission was somewhat similar across all five time periods studied, with peaks during crepuscular periods and in midmorning (1000-1200; Fig.
la vara de bambu, enseguida, con brio, se elevo girando, como un dragon, hacia el vasto firmamento, y se alejo volando por el raso cielo crepuscular de primavera, en direccion al monte Emei.
Deer are crepuscular, moving mostly at dawn and dusk, and big bucks are the most crepuscular.
We celebrate Yorkshire's strong choral tradition with the UK premiere of composer in residence Maja S K Ratkje's Crepuscular Hour- involving 72 singers from the University of Huddersfield, the Royal Northern College of Music Chamber Choir and The 24 from York.
Skunks are not necessarily nocturnal, but the)' are known to be crepuscular creatures T active during twilight - though they do occasionally roam around during the day, as you found out the hard way
Like other, similar studies, Lashley found that deer movements are largely crepuscular, regardless of moon phase or position.
They are elusive and crepuscular by nature, meaning they are active at dusk and dawn.
The Horrors @ Students' Union, Cardiff University (tonight) [bar] THESE crepuscular indie rockers from Southend-on-Sea, led by the indie-goth pipe-cleaner Travis Rotter, came in to their own with their last LP, Skying.