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Biology of insects

David J. Horn

Biology of insects

by David J. Horn

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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid J. Horn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL463 .H78
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4874657M
    ISBN 100721647804
    LC Control Number76001217

    Insect Biology in the Future: ""VBW 80"" contains essays presented to Sir Vincent Wigglesworth during his 80th year. Wigglesworth is fairly designated as the founding father and remarkable leader of insect physiology. His papers and other works significantly contribute to this field of study. Book • Edited by: Details of the organization and regulation of such pathways in insect biology are beginning to be understood in a few species. A common feature of proteases is that they are synthesized as inactive zymogens, activated by proteolysis when the time is right, and then rapidly inhibited by specific inhibitors.

    The first edition of Tanada and Kaya’s Insect Pathology is the standard reference in the field for researchers and both undergraduate and graduate students and is well known worldwide among entomologists. However, the field has seen rapid advances in the 20 years since its original publication, and the new edition brings together an essential and updated resource for researchers with The biology of insects () by George H. Carpenter. Carpenter, George H. (George Herbert), , Keeper of The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester Formerly Professor of Zoology in The Royal College of Science, Dublin.

    The earliest written works on insects relate to bee-keeping, a practice dating back to the Egyptians, and use of predatory insects to protect crops against insect pests. The fact that insects are small limited serious study until the development of the microscope in the late 16th and 17th centuries led to more detailed examination of these tiny organisms and a lot more literature. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Friedlander, C. P. (Cecil Paul) Biology of insects. New York: Pica Press: Distributed by Universe Books, , ©


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