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Encyclopedia of insects

Author: Ring T Cardé; Vincent H Resh
Publisher: Amsterdam : Academic Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Devoted to various aspects of insects, including their anatomy, physiology, evolution, behavior, reproduction, ecology, and disease, as well as issues of exploitation, conservation, and management.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ring T Cardé; Vincent H Resh
ISBN: 0125869908 9780125869904
OCLC Number: 248764231
Description: XXVIII, 1266 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten ; 28 cm
Contents: Agricultural Entomology; Biotechnology and Insects; Circadian Rhythms; Defensive Behavior; Excretory System (Structure and Function); Feeding Behavior; Forensic Entomology; Genetic Engineering of Insects; Host Seeking, by Parasitoids; Insecticide and Acaricide Resistance; Japanese Beetle; Larvae, Pupae; Mechanoreception (Touch, Sensillar Structure);Neurosecretory Cells; Nomenclature and Classification, Pheromones; Scales and Setae; Tsetse Fly; and more
Responsibility: ed. Vincent H. Resh ; Ring T. Cardé.
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"AAP/PSP Best Single Volume Reference/Sciences for 2003"-Awarded by the Association of American Publishers' Professional Scholarly Publishing Division, February 10, 2004"The book is incredibly rich Read more...

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