Browse Bulletin - Illinois Natural History Survey by Title

  • Forbes, Stephen Alfred (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1892)
    In 1833 Leon Dufour described and figured in his "Recherches sur les Hemipteres,''* under the non-committal name of "cordons valvuleux," some curious appendages of the alimentary canal in Scutelleridae, Pentatomidae, and ...

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  • Burr, Brooks M. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1977-09)
    The bantam sunfish, described as Bohlke; Garrett S. Glodek; Tomio Lepomis symmetricus by Stephen A. Forbes in 1883, is one of the least known species in the genus, probably because of its small size, rarity over parts ...

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  • Bennett, George William (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1948-12)
    TEN years ago, Fork Lake, a pond of 1.38 acres on the farm of Paul S. Smith near Mount Zion, Illinois, Has probably typical of many of the older man-made ponds in central Illinois. When this pond was assigned for study ...

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  • Goding, F.W. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1894)
    The following catalogue is designed as an index to the literature of the Membracidae of North America, including Mexico, Central America, and the West Indies. A few species have been seen that could not be referred to any ...

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  • Tanquary, M.C. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1913-05)
    Although the common corn-field ant, Lasius niger var, americanus Emery, is said to be the most abundant of all North American insects, its complete life history has never been worked out. The most that we have on the subject ...

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  • Starrett, William Charles; Fritz, Arnold W. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1965-03)
    THIS PAPER is based on a 10-year biological investigation of the fishes of Lake Chautauqua, a lateral-levee reservoir of approximately 3,500 acres located near Havana, in Mason County, Illinois. The reservoir, a ...

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  • Forbes, Stephen Alfred (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1928-03)
    This bulletin contains a speech read at a public meeting of the Committee on Aquiculture of the National Research Council at Nashville, Tennessee, December 29, 1927 by Stephen A. Forbes. It includes a brief history of the ...

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  • Hansen, Donald F. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1951-08)
    THE white crappie, Pomoxis annularis Rafinesque, and the black crappie, Pomoxis nigro-maculatus (Le Sueur), are among the most characteristic and abundant fishes of the lakes and streams of Illinois. They are popular with ...

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  • Richardson, R.E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1928-12)
    The present article is the twenty-third of a series of bulletins strictly devoted to Illinois River biology, containing 2108 pages and 155 plates, published during the past 52 years by the Illinois State Laboratory of ...

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  • Ross, Herbert H. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey,, 1944-08)
    THE caddis flies, or Trichoptera, are for the most part medium-sized to small insects resembling moths in general appearance. Their larvae are aquatic in habit and caterpillar-like in appearance. The order Trichoptera ...

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  • Hanson, Harold Carsten; Smith, Robert H. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1950-03)
    This Canada goose study is based on data from three primary sources : data collected at Horseshoe Lake, Alexander County, Illinois ; surveys by the authors on the distribution, habitat, and behavior of the population ...

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  • Crane, J.L.; Tazik, Pamela P. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1992-05)

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  • Baker, F.C. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1906)
    The following catalogue of Illinois mollusks is intended to record every reference to the Mollusca occurring in the state which may be found in the few published lists, and also all scattered references to the same, wherever ...

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  • Mills, Harlow B.; Bennett, George William; Decker, George Clemens; Scott, Thomas G.; Ross, Herbert H.; Ayars, James S.; Carter, J. Cedric; Warrick, Ruth R.; East, Bessie B. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1958-12)

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  • Richardson, R.E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1925-08)
    Early in July 1922 the cooperative program of chemical and biological investigations of the middle Illinois River and Peoria Lake begun in the summer of 1920 by the State Natural History Survey and the State Water Survey ...

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  • Bruce, Willis Nels (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1949-07)
    The purpose of this study was to obtain pertinent information about the residual insecticidal value of chlorinated hydrocarbons applied to various surfaces that had been exposed to different field conditions. The ...

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  • Cockerell, T.D.A. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1896)
    Anyone who will take the trouble to peruse the " Zoological Record" will see that the present is a time of unusual activity among coccidologists. In the last volume to hand, that for 1893, nearly four pages are occupied ...

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  • Malloch, J.R. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1915-05)
    The family Chironomidae includes a very large number of species the adult forms of which, in the great majority of cases, are very difficult to distinguish from each other. The adults of the larger species of the genus ...

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  • Mosher, E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1916-03)
    It is within comparatively recent times that the immature stages of insects have been considered of any taxonomic value. The economic entomologist early realized the value of being able to recognize the immature stages, ...

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  • Powers, Edwin Booth, (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1918-05)
    One of the sources of error in the Winkler method for the determination of dissolved oxygen in water, especially where the oxygen content is low, is the diffusion of oxygen into the water before and during the introduction ...

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