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A dictionary of entomology.

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Incorporating an estimated 43 000 definitions, this reference work is a comprehensive, fully cross-referenced collection of terms, names and phrases used in entomology. The listing covers insect anatomy, behaviour, biology, ecology, histology, molecular biology, morphology, pest management, taxonomy and systematics. Common names, scientific binomen and taxonomic classifications are provided, as well as order, suborder, superfamily, family and subfamily names and diagnostic features of orders and families. With new and updated terms, particularly in molecular biology, phylogeny and spatial technology, this revised new edition is an essential reference for researchers and students of entomology and related disciplines.


Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2011
  • ISBN
  • 9781845935429
  • Record Number
  • 20113157404