Browse Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin by Title

  • Richardson, R.E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1913-03)
    In this paper is presented a summary of all our notes of the seasons of 1910 and 1911, concerning the breeding of fishes other than carp. They were made principally at Havana, Illinois, but include in a few cases observations ...
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  • Richardson, R.E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1913-03)
    Observations on the breeding habits of the European carp were begun at the opening of the Illinois Biological Station in late April, 1910, and carried on throughout the remainder of the spawning season; while the search ...
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  • Wood, F.E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1910-10)
    There are two species of moles in Illinois: one, the starnose mole, Condylura cristata (Linnaeus), is found sparingly in the northern part of the state; the other, known as the common or shrew-mole, Scalopus aquaticus ...
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  • Smith, Frank (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1921-06)
    In the preparation of this paper there have been two purposes in mind. One of these is the presentation of the results of studies thus far made on the fresh-water sponges of Illinois ; and the other is to assemble in more ...
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  • Forbes, S.A. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1909-02)
    The geography of Illinois is, in its most obvious features, so simple and so monotonous that one naturally expects a similar simplicity and monotony in the geographic distribution of its plants and animals. The plan of its ...
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  • Forbes, S.A.; Gross, A.O. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1921-06)
    From 1894 to 1917 the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History (since merged in the Natural History Survey of the State), of which the senior author of this paper was director, was active in quantitative studies of the ...
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  • Page, Lawrence M.; Jeffords, Michael R. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1990-04-23)
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  • Adams, C.C. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1915-07)
    As creatures of habit, the attitude of mind with which we approach a scientific problem has much influence upon what we see in it or get from it. Although the essence of life is activity - the response of the changing ...
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  • Bennett, George William (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1945-05)
    The only case of overfishing ever observed in Illinois by Natural History Survey aquatic biologists occurred under conditions favorable for study, 1938-1941. Evidence of overfishing was available from well-kept records ...
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  • Hart, C.A. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1919-06)
    In 1898 Prof. H. E. Summers prepared the first key in English to the American pentatomid genera using the collection of the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History (now Division of Natural History Survey). The key ...
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  • Metcalf, Robert L.; Sanborn, James R. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1975-08)
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  • Glasgow, R.D. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1916-02)
    In few genera of equal economic importance has greater confusion existed, either in collections or in the published work on the group, than in the assemblage of species known to American and English entomologists as ...
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  • Eddy, Samuel (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1927-11)
    The chief purposes of this paper are: (1) to present a general picture of the plankton of Lake Michigan, (2) to determine the relative abundance of its constituent organisms, and (3) to incorporate and summarize the facts ...
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  • (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1931-09)
    Sink holes are abundant in various parts of Illinois, especially in the extreme southern portion of the state. Their circular or oval tunnels are common in areas underlain with limestone. A study of the plankton of such ...
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  • Eddy, Samuel (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1931-11)
    The Sangamon River, a small river in the central part of Illinois, has special interest to students of aquatic biology because it exhibits in a remarkable way the effects of the installation of a sewage treatment plant ...
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  • Kofoid, C.A. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1899)
    This paper gives the results of a statistical study of a series of quantitative plankton collections made in the channel of the Illinois River near Havana, Ill., at the Illinois Biological Station, in 1894-1899. The ...
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  • Knight, Harry H. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1941-09)
    THE list of Miridae of Illinois now stands at 330 species. It is apparent, however, that species known from neighboring states will eventually be found in Illinois. Furthermore, in the study of Illinois species, it ...
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  • Hottes, Frederick C.; Frison, Theodore H. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1931-09)
    This paper is purely a faunistic or synoptic study of the plant lice of Illinois and is not to be considered as revisional or monographic in scope. Therefore, only those references are cited in the text which refer to ...
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  • Marcisz, Walter J.; Levengood, Jeffrey M.; Klement, Allison M.; Kurcz, Margaret A. (Champaign, Ill. : Illinois Natural History Survey, 2005-08)
    We examined the nesting ecology of a Blackcrowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) colony located at wetlands associated with Lake Calumet in south Cook County, Illinois, during the 2002 and 2003 nesting seasons. This ...
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  • Yeatter, Ralph E. (Champaign : Illinois Natural History Survey, 1943-05)
    The present report summarizes a study of the biology and management of the greater prairie chicken in Illinois, a study begun in 1935 by members of the Section of Game Research and Management of the Illinois Natural ...
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