In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Song's work suggested that the desert locust colonized Africa from North America.
- Vast swarms of locusts have swept over South Sulawesi in the past few days, destroying rice and secondary crops.
- When you get back, you can eat wild locusts and honey and manna from heaven.
- The biopesticide is not toxic to humans and kills only locusts and grasshoppers and a very limited number of other insects; it has no other environmental side-effects.
- A swarm of desert locusts may consist of up to 50 billion individuals.
- If they are allowed to survive for more than three weeks, these hoppers will grow wings and a new swarm of locusts will take to the skies in search of new vegetation to destroy.
- Hot, dry weather across the region has created the ideal breeding grounds for the plague that, until now, has mostly advanced - like the locust's grasshopper cousin - by hopping and walking.
- The fungus is deadly to locusts and grasshoppers but has proven harmless to other insects, plants, and animals - including people.
- Although locusts and grasshoppers are identical in appearance, they differ in their behavior.
- It is used routinely in Brazil to control spittlebugs on alfalfa or sugarcane, and one variety is now being applied widely in Africa against locusts and grasshoppers.
- Insects such as the red locust, crickets, grasshoppers, and flying ants are collected in season and either fried with salt to make popular snacks or dried for later use.
- We get confused because both cicadas and locust emerge periodically.
- Under laboratory conditions, flying insects such as fruit flies and migratory locusts have powered stationary engines with their beating wings.
- In Mauritania, adult locusts have been forming swarms in parts of the north and northwest where vegetation is drying out, and some of these swarms have been seen moving northwards towards Morocco.
- He lived in the wilderness, wore clothes made of camel hair, and ate locusts and wild honey.
- Members of the grasshopper family, including crickets, locusts, and katydids, hear with small disks near one of the front leg joints.
- Many researchers have thought that Mormon crickets - and possibly grasshoppers - behave like their cousins, migratory locusts.
- They watched with mounting concern as swarms of locusts began to sweep southwards from breeding grounds in North Africa.
- These are known as periodical cicadas but are also commonly called 17-year cicadas, 13-year cicadas, or locusts.
- Swarms of locusts damaged crops and pastures across the state during the autumn.
- He was a wild sort of man who lived in the desert and ate locusts and wild honey.
- Phase change causes the locusts to swarm over vegetation, behavior that has wreaked havoc on crops in Africa and the Middle East for centuries.
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