Encyclopedia of Insects / Edition 2

Encyclopedia of Insects / Edition 2

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by Vincent H. Resh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0123741440

ISBN-13: 9780123741448

Pub. Date: 06/17/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Science

"Awarded Best Reference by the New York Public Library (2004), Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE (2003), and AAP/PSP 2003 Best Single Volume Reference/Sciences by Association of American Publishers' Professional Scholarly Publishing Division, the first edition of Encyclopedia of Insects was acclaimed as the most comprehensive work devoted to insects. Covering

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"Awarded Best Reference by the New York Public Library (2004), Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE (2003), and AAP/PSP 2003 Best Single Volume Reference/Sciences by Association of American Publishers' Professional Scholarly Publishing Division, the first edition of Encyclopedia of Insects was acclaimed as the most comprehensive work devoted to insects. Covering all aspects of insect anatomy, physiology, evolution, behavior, reproduction, ecology, and disease, as well as issues of exploitation, conservation, and management, this book sets the standard in entomology." The second edition of this reference will continue the tradition by providing the most comprehensive, useful, and up-to-date resource for professionals. Expanded sections in forensic entomology, biotechnology and Drosphila, reflect the full update of over 300 topics. Articles contributed by over 260 high profile and internationally recognized entomologists provide definitive facts regarding all insects from ants, beetles, and butterflies to yellow jackets, zoraptera, and zygentoma.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123741448
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
06/17/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1024
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.00(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of 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

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