This thesis presents a series of experiments on the evolutionary ecology of the reproduction, behaviour, chemical and molecular characteristics of bethylid wasps in the genus Goniozus. Part One investigates host quality by varying host age after paralysis. The quality of paralyzed hosts declines with time since paralysis negatively influences life history characteristics of Goniozus nephantidis.
15 Kalamazoo area boys basketball players to watch for 2021 season Updated 12:56 PM; Today 12:56 PMKalamazoo Central junior Gerald Crawford takes a layup during a game against Lakeshore at Kalamazoo Central High School in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020.Between teams looking for a fresh start and those feeling like they have unfinished business following the unexpected end of last year’s tournament, athletes are eager to get back out on the court and represent their schools for the first time since March 2020.The lack of contact practices throughout the preseason means there are more questions than answers for many squads across the state, and that’s certainly the case around Kalamazoo.What we do know is that there is no shortage of returning talent on rosters across the region, so we’re taking an early look at some of the high scoring guards, versatile wings and dominating post presences whose games can ignite a gym, even with limited spectators.Follow along as we look at some of the Kalamazoo area’s top players to watch for the 2021 season.Otsego sophomore Ashton Atwater (42) attempts a shot against Gull Lake during the third quarter at Otsego High School in Otsego, Michigan on Tuesday, Dec. He finished his junior season averaging 12 points, four rebounds and three assists per game, including a 21 point, five board effort in Vicksburg’s district semifinal win over Three Rivers.Kalamazoo Central sophomore Gerald Crawford (11) shoots the ball during a game against Portage Central at Kalamazoo Central in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Tuesday, Feb.
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