Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Mass Provisioning

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1740

The act of storing all the food required for the development of an immature insect at the time of egg laying. (contrast with progressive provisioning)

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