Insects of the Forest Floor Available as Food for Game Animals
Abstract:The forest floor is a suitable environment for many different species of insects and spiders. Some of these species are utilized by game animals as part of their food supply. The work described in this paper is an attempt to evaluate, by the sampling method, the types and amount of insects and spiders available in the forest floor of various forest stands in central New England as food for game animals.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Massachusetts State College
Publication date: July 1, 1940
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