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Fig. 1 —Sketch of Pitot tube Fig. 2.—Side view basal portion of Pitot tube.

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Fig. 3 —Gregarine from mesenteron last nymphal instar X 73

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Fig 4.—Tentorium side view Fig. 5.—Pleurites of nymph.

  • po.a—posterior arm of tentorium

  • d.a.—dorsal arm of tentorium

  • a.a.—anterior arm of tentorium

  • b.—body of tentorium

  • ep—eplmeron

  • epi—episternum

  • tr.—trochantin

  • t.—trochanter

  • c.—coxa

  • a.c.—antecoxal plate

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Fig. 6.—S. prasina nymph X 4 Fig. 7.—Nyphal head dorsal aspect. Fig. 8.—Nymphal head ventral aspect.

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Fig. 9—Nymphal labrum Fig. 10.—Nymphal mandible. Fig. 11.—Nymphal maxilla. Fig. 12 —Nymphal labium. Fig. 13.—Nymphal hypopharynx.

  • ad a.—adductor apodeme

  • s.d —salivary duct

  • 1 —lacinia

  • di g—distigalea

  • b.g.—basigalea

  • ea.—eustipes

  • di.c.—disticardo

  • b c.—basi-cardo

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Fig 14—Thoracic sternites and tentorium of nymph dorsal aspect. Fig. 15.—Thorax of adult ventral aspect.

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Fig. 16—Tibio-tarsus of nymph showing aquatic adaptation. Fig. 17.—Basal leg and wing tracheae of last nymphal instar.

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Fig. 18.—R + M and Cu1 + 2 showing their tracheae and the absence of a trachea in the cross-vem between.

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Fig. 19.—Tibio-tarsus of imago showing the absence of nymphal adaptation and the development of an empodium.

  • hw.—hmdwing cu a.—cubito-anal trachea co.r.—costo-radial trachea st.—sternum f.—furca sp.—spinasternite f in.—furcal invagmation v.g.—vestigeal gills

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Fig. 20.—Brain and sympathetic nerves ventral aspect. Fig. 21—Dorsal aspect ditto.

  • fr g.—frontal ganglion

  • p.c.—paroesophageal connective

  • a.n.—antennary nerve

  • tri c—triterocerebrum

  • de.c—deuterocerebrum

  • o g.—optic ganglion

  • sym.n.—sympathetic nerve

  • pro.c.—proterocerebrum

  • st g.—stomachic ganglion

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Fig. 22—Ventral nervous system of nymph Fig. 23—Respiratory system of nymph (right side). Fig 24.—Ditto, imago.

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Fig 25—S prasina last nymphal instar. X 4. Fig. 26.—Forewing-pad last nymphal instar. Fig. 27.—Hmdwing-pad last nymphal instar.

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Fig. 28—S. prasina imago. X 4. Fig 29.—Male cersus showing bristles. Fig. 30—Male gemtalia ventral aspect. Fig. 31.—Ditto, side view Fig. 32—Female genitalia ventral aspect.

  • hy.—hypandrum i.a—inferior appendage sup a.—superior appendage ae.—aedeagus

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Fig 33—Alimentary canal of nymph. Fig. 34—Brain and suboesophageal ganglion in situ, side view. Fig 35—Anterior region testes Fig 36—Male accessory organs, ventral aspect. Fig. 37.—An ovariole. Fig. 38.—The germarium.

  • oe.—oesophagus

  • s.g—salivary gland

  • cr.—crop

  • r.n.—recurrent nerve

  • g—gizzard

  • m.—mesenteron

  • m.t—malpighian tubules

  • i.—ileum

  • c.r.—colon-rectum

  • ac.g—accessory gland

  • v.s—vesicle seminalis

  • v.d—vas deferens

  • ej c.—ejaculatory sac

  • d.e.—ductus ejaculatoris

  • d.n.—anteunary nerve

  • de.c.—deuterocerebrum

  • tri.c.—triterocerebrum

  • pro.c.—proterocerebrum

  • o.g.—optic ganglion

  • svmn.n.—svmpathetic nerve

  • st g—stomachic ganglion

  • oe.—oesophagus

  • su.oe.g.—sub-oesophageal ganglion

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Fig. 39.—Normal venation, S prasina.

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Fig. 40—Brachypterous venation, S. prasina.

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Fig 41—Apparatus used to determine reactions to light.

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Fig 42—Ribbonwood Creek, Cass

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Fig 43—Puran Stream, looking towards its source

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Fig 44—Mount Misery, Cass, with Misery Creek in valley to the right

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Fig 45.—Misery Creek. Cass