oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Observations on the Insect Trapping Habit of the Composite Helichrysum Cooperi Harv.
|Article Title||Observations on the Insect Trapping Habit of the Composite Helichrysum Cooperi Harv.|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Journal||Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa|
|Affiliations||1 Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg|
|Publication Date||Nov 1951|
|Pages||133 - 143|
|Keyword(s)||Drosera plant, Glandular hairs and tentacles, Green long-horned grasshoppers, Helichrysum Cooperi plant, Homogeneous granular mass, Illustrations, Insect trapping habit, Reduviid bugs, Sticky leaf surface and Viscid secretion|
The following observations relating to the insect trapping habit were made upon the plant H elichrysum C ooperi growing near Champagne Castle at an altitude of 5,500 to 6,000 feet on the slopes of the Drakensberg in Natal, during November, 1944, and January, 1945.
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