Cannibalism in invasive, native and biocontrol populations of the harlequin ladybird
1 INRA, UMR, 1062, CBGP Montpellier, France
2 INRA, UMR 1355 Institut Sophia Agrobiotech, F-06903 Sophia Antipolis, France
3 Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, UMR Institut Sophia Agrobiotech, F-06903 Sophia Antipolis, France
4 CNRS, UMR 7254 Institut Sophia Agrobiotech, F-06903 Sophia Antipolis, France
5 V.N. Sukachev Institute of Forest, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Akademgorodok 50/28, Krasnoyarsk 660036, Russia
6 Evolutionary Biology Group, School of Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Kingston-Upon-Hull HU6 7RX UK
7 Department of Crop Protection, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, B-9000 Ghent, Belgium
BMC Evolutionary Biology 2014, 14:15 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-14-15Published: 5 February 2014
Additional file 1:
Photos F1 illustrating the cannibalistic behaviour on eggs by (A) a larva (stage L1) and (B) an adult individual of Harmonia axyridis. (Photo courtesy of A. Tayeh).
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Additional file 2:
The data set of cannibalism by adult females.
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Additional file 3:
The data set of cannibalism by first instar larvae.
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