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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
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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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