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Insect-Plant Interactions

1st Edition

Elizabeth A. Bernays
September 09, 2019

First Published in 1989, this book explores the relationship between plants and insects and the ways in which they interact with each other. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of oncology, and...

The Ecology of Malaria Vectors

1st Edition

Jacques Derek Charlwood
August 19, 2019

This practical book covers all aspects of the biology of malaria vectors, with notes on the vectors of dengue. It is the first work in this field to concentrate on mosquitoes, rather than covering all disease vectors. Authored by renowned field entomologist Jacques Derek Charlwood, it...

Beneficial Insects

1st Edition

David V. Alford
May 23, 2019

Insects are key components of life on our planet, and their presence is essential for maintaining balanced terrestrial ecosystems. Without insects humans would struggle to survive, and on a world scale food production would be severely compromised. Many plants and animals depend directly or...

The Goddard Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance

7th Edition

Gail Miriam Moraru, Jerome Goddard II
March 20, 2019

Covering all major arthropods of medical importance worldwide, this award-winning resource has established itself as a standard reference for almost 25 years. With the globilization of commerce and the world becoming more intimately connected through the everyday ease of travel, unknown arthropod...

Revival: Atlas of Invertebrate Viruses (1991)

1st Edition

Jean R. Adams, Jean R. Bonami
February 07, 2019

The Purpose of this book is to provide a helpful reference for invertebrate pathologist, virologists, and electron microscopists on invertebrate viruses. Investigators from around the world have shared their expertise in order introduce scientists to the exciting advances in invertebrate virology....

Revival: Insect-Plant Interactions (1993): Volume V

1st Edition

Elizabeth A. Bernays
January 28, 2019

Volume 5 of "Insect-Plant Interactions" is a volume in a series that presents research in the field. Topics covered include chemical changes in plants as a result of insects feeding on their leaves, dynamic elements of the use and avoidance of host plants by tephritid flies as a result of the...

Revival: Insect-Plant Interactions (1990): Volume II

1st Edition

Elizabeth A. Bernays
January 28, 2019

Insect-Plant Interactions is a series devoted to reviews across the breadth of the topic from cellular mechanisms to ecology and evolution. Articles are selected from areas of particular current interest or subjects that would especially benefit from a new review. It is hoped that the...

Revival: The Imidazolinone Herbicides (1991)

1st Edition

Dale L Shaner, Susan L O'Connor
January 28, 2019

This book presents detailed information on the imidazolinone herbicides, provided in chapters contributed by scientists and product development managers who work for American Cyanamid, categorized in sections covering chemistry, biology, metabolism and residues, environmental fate and product...

Revival: Insect-Plant Interactions (1992): Volume IV

1st Edition

Elizabeth A. Bernays
January 28, 2019

This is the fourth volume of a series devoted to providing a comprehensive review of the study of plant-eating insects, covering topics ranging from biochemistry to ecology and evolution. Volume IV examines the status of mutualism, using the fig-insect interaction; phytosterols as important...

Juvenile Hormones and Juvenoids: Modeling Biological Effects and Environmental Fate

1st Edition

James Devillers
November 21, 2018

Juvenile hormones (JHs) are a group of structurally related sesquiterpenes secreted by the insect corpora allata. They affect most insect life-cycle stages and physiological functions, including embryogenesis, larval and adult development, metamorphosis, reproduction, metabolism, diapause,...

Protocols for Cytogenetic Mapping of Arthropod Genomes

1st Edition

Igor V. Sharakhov
November 21, 2018

Arthropods are important to worldwide agriculture, food safety, human health, and energy production. Besides their practical significance, various species represent excellent model systems for biological investigations of evolution, development, physiology, reproduction, and social interaction. For...

In Silico Bees

1st Edition

James Devillers
November 21, 2018

Bees are critically important for ecosystem function and biodiversity maintenance through their pollinating activity. Unfortunately, bee populations are faced with many threats, and evidence of a massive global pollination crisis is steadily growing. As a result, there is a need to understand and,...

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