ISBN-10:
0632053437
ISBN-13:
9780632053438
Pub. Date:
02/28/2000
Publisher:
Wiley
The Insects : An Outline of Entomology / Edition 2

The Insects : An Outline of Entomology / Edition 2

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ISBN-13: 9780632053438
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 02/28/2000
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 470
Product dimensions: 7.26(w) x 9.96(h) x 1.05(d)

About the Author

Penny Gullan is Reader at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.

Peter Cranston is Senior Principle Research Scientist with CSIRO Entomology and Adjunct Professor at the Australian National University. From early 2000, the address of both authors will be the Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, USA.

Table of Contents

1. The Importance And Diversity Of Insects.

2. External Anatomy.

3. Internal Anatomy And Physiology.

4. Sensory Systems And Behaviour.

5. Reproduction.

6. Insect Development And Life Histories.

7. Insect Systematics: Phylogeny And Evolution.

8. Ground-Dwelling Insects.

9. Aquatic Insects.

10. Insects And Plants.

11. Insect Societies.

12. Insect Predation And Parasitism.

13. Insect Defence.

14. Medical And Veterinary Entomology.

15. Pest Management.

16. Methods In Entomology: Collecting, Preservation, Curation And Identification.

Glossary.

References.

Index.

Appendix: A Reference Guide To Orders

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