volume 169, issue 2, P227-234 2020
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12999
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Tamara M. Fuciarelli, C. David Rollo

Abstract: Environmental disasters and growth of nuclear power contribute to increasing levels of radiation pollution in the biosphere. Major impacts concern development, fertility, and survivorship in diverse species. Subtle impacts are less appreciated even though they may have profound effects on individuals and populations. Here, we examined radiation impacts on male crickets, Acheta domesticus (L.) (Orthoptera: Gryllidae), specific to wing development. Alterations in global wing morphology are detectable, but this i…

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