Posts Tagged: Matthew Forister
If you were thinking of trying to net a cabbage white butterfly to win Art Shapiro's "Beer-for-a-Butterfly Contest"--a butterfly for a pitcher of...
A cabbage white heads for catmint in a garden in Vacaville, Calif. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
This graph by Matthew Forister, McMinn Professor of Biology, University of Nevada, Reno, shows the first flights of the cabbage white butterfly, Pieris rapae. Forister received his doctorate from UC Davis, studying with major professor Art Shapiro.
It was an unexpected find, but it was right on time. Art Shapiro, distinguished professor of evolution and ecology at the University of California,...
This is the first cabbage white butterfly of the year, found by the contest's sponsor Art Shapiro on the UC Davis campus. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A graph by professor Matthew Forester, University of Nevada, shows that the first cabbage white of 2017 was right on time.
These are the eggs of the cabbage white butterfly, being reared by Art Shapiro in his lab at UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)