Activity 2 - Overproduction model answers

Overproduction of offspringMosquitoes lay their eggs in wet mud or water often by ‘dabbing’ – flying low over the water and bobbing down to the surface to lay eggs one at a time. Females can lay up to 200 eggs during their adult life span of a few weeks._____________100 females x 200 eggs = 20 000 mosquitoes ________________eaten by fish or other predators, die from environmental chance (pool dries up), fail to...

To access the entire contents of this site, you need to log in or subscribe to it..

Click the free stuff button on the home page to access free pages or check the blog (which is also free).

All materials on this website are for the exclusive use of teachers and students at subscribing schools for the period of their subscription. Any unauthorised copying or posting of materials on other websites is an infringement of our copyright and could result in your account being blocked and legal action being taken against you.