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Volume 2015, Article ID 359765, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/359765
Research Article

Temporal and Spatial Foraging Behavior of the Larvae of the Fall Webworm Hyphantria cunea

Department of Biological Sciences, State University College at Cortland, Cortland, NY 13045, USA

Received 14 July 2015; Accepted 24 November 2015

Academic Editor: Jacques Hubert Charles Delabie

Copyright © 2015 Terrence D. Fitzgerald. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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