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Borror and DeLong's introduction to the study of insects

Author: Charles A Triplehorn; Norman F Johnson; Donald J Borror
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Thompson Brooks/Cole, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
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Triplehorn (Ohio State University) and Johnson (biology, Ohio State University) combine a taxonomic approach to the study of insects with updated coverage of insect biology, evolution, and insect phylogeny for this seventh edition of the text. Many new families of insects have been added throughout the book. Some of these families reflect revised classifications, but many are the result of the discovery of new
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Triplehorn, Charles A.
Borror and DeLong's introduction to the study of insects.
Belmont, CA : Thompson Brooks/Cole, ©2005
(OCoLC)904212401
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles A Triplehorn; Norman F Johnson; Donald J Borror
ISBN: 0030968356 9780030968358
OCLC Number: 55793895
Description: x, 864 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Insects and their ways --
The anatomy, physiology, and development of insects --
Systematics, classification, nomenclature, and identification --
Behavior and ecology --
Phylum arthropoda --
Hexapoda --
The entognathous hexapods : Protura, collembola, diplura --
The apterygote insects : Microcoryphia and thysanura --
Order ephemeroptera : Mayflies --
Order odonata : Dragonflies and damselflies --
Order orthoptera : Grasshoppers, crickets, and katydids --
Order phasmatodea : Walkingsticks and leaf insects --
Order grylloblattodea : Rock crawlers --
Order mantophasmatodea --
Order dermatera : Earwigs --
Order plecoptera : Stoneflies --
Order embiidina : Web-spinners --
Order zoraptera : zorapterans, angel insects --
Order isoptera : Termites --
Order mantodea : Mantids --
Order blattodea : Cockroaches --
Order hemiptera : True bugs, cicadas, hoppers, phyllids, whiteflies, aphids, and scale insects --
Order thysanoptera : Thrips --
Order Psocoptera : Psocids --
Order Phthiraptera : Lice --
Order coleoptera : beetles --
Order neuroptera : Alderflies, dobsonflies, fishflies, snakeflies, lacewings, antlions, and owlflies --
Order hymenoptera : Sawflies, parasitic wasps, ants, wasps, and bees --
Order trichoptera : Caddisflies --
Order lepidoptera : Butterflies and moths --
Order siphonaptera : Fleas --
Order mecoptera : Scorpionflies and hangingflies --
Order strepsiptera : Twisted-wing parasites --
Order diptera : Flies --
Collecting, preserving, and studying insects.
Other Titles: Introduction to the study of insects
Study of insects
Responsibility: Charles A. Triplehorn, Norman F. Johnson.

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