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Borror and Delong's Introduction to the Study of Insects

Author: Charles A Triplehorn; Norman F Johnson
Publisher: Belmont : Thomson, Brooks/Cole, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Seventh editionView all editions and formats
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Understand the insect world with BORROR AND DELONG'S INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF INSECTS! Combining current insect identification, insect biology, and insect evolution, this biology text provides you with a comprehensive introduction to the study of insects. Numerous figures, bullets, easily understood diagrams, and numbered lists throughout the text help you grasp the material.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles A Triplehorn; Norman F Johnson
ISBN: 0030968356 9780030968358
OCLC Number: 1136074897
Notes: Revised edition of: An introduction to the study of insects / Donald J. Borror, Charles A. Triplehorn, Norman F. Johnson.
Description: x, 864 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: 1. Insects and Their Ways --
2. The Anatomy, Physiology, and Development of Insects --
3. Systematics, Nomenclature, and Identification --
4. Behavior and Ecology --
5. Phylum Arthropoda --
6. Hexapoda --
7. The Entognathous Hexapods: Protura, Collembola, Diplura --
8. The Apterygote Insects: Microcoryphia and Thysanura --
9. Order Ephemeroptera: Mayflies --
10. Order Odonata: Dragonflies and Damselflies --
11. Order Orthoptera: Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids --
12. Order Phasmatodea: Walkingsticks and Leaf Insects --
13. Order Grylloblattodea: Rockcrawlers --
14. Order Mantophasmatodea --
15. Order Dermaptera: Earwigs --
16. Order Plecoptera: Stoneflies --
17. Order Embiidina: Webspinners --
18. Order Zoraptera: Zorapterans, Angel Insects --
19. Order Isoptera: Termites --
20. Order Mantodea: Mantids --
21. Order Blattodea: Cockroaches --
22. Order Hemiptera: True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Psyllids, Whiteflies, Aphids, and Scale Insects --
23. Order Thysanoptera: Thrips --
24. Order Psocoptera: Psocids --
25. Order Phthiraptera: Lice --
26. Order Coleoptera: Beetles --
27. Order Neuroptera: Alderflies, Dobsonflies, Fishflies, Snakeflies, Lacewings, Antlions, and Owlflies --
28. Order Hymenoptera: Sawflies, Parasitic Wasps, Ants, Wasps, and Bees --
29. Order Trichoptera: Caddisflies --
30. Order Lepidoptera: Butterflies and Moths --
31. Order Siphonaptera: Fleas --
32. Order Mecoptera: Scorpionflies and Hangingflies --
33. Order Strepsiptera: Twisted-Winged Parasites --
34. Order Diptera: Flies --
35. Collecting, Preserving, and Studying Insects.
Other Titles: Borror and Delongs introduction to the Study of Insects.
Introduction to the Study of Insects.
Study of Insects.
Responsibility: Charles A. Triplehorn, Norman F. Johnson.

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Understand the insect world with BORROR AND DELONG'S INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF INSECTS! Combining current insect identification, insect biology, and insect evolution, this biology text provides you with a comprehensive introduction to the study of insects. Numerous figures, bullets, easily understood diagrams, and numbered lists throughout the text help you grasp the material.

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