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Industrial Entomology

Author: Omkar.
Publisher: Singapore Springer Singapore Imprint : Springer, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book is a compilation of writings focused on conventional and unconventional insect products. Some of these products are commercials successes, while others are waiting to be launched and are the potential produce of the future. In addition to the well known products honey, mulberry silk, and lac, the book primarily concentrates on silk producing insects other than the mulberry silkworm, insects as food, as  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Libros electrónicos
Recursos electrónicos
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Omkar.
ISBN: 9789811033049 9811033048 9789811033032 981103303X
OCLC Number: 981637844
Description: 1 recurso en línea 1 online resource (XI, 465 p. 173 il., 103 il. en color)
Contents: Chapter 1. An Introduction to Industrial Entomology, --
Chapter 2. Honey Bee: Diversity, Castes and Life Cycle --
Chapter 3. Beekeeping in India --
Chapter 4. Diseases and Enemies of Honeybees --
Chapter 5. Lac Culture --
Chapter 6. Lac Insects and Host Plants --
Chapter 7. Lac Crop Harvesting and Processing --
Chapter 8. Mulberry Sericulture --
Chapter 9. Silkworm Diseases and Pests --
Chapter 10. Tropical Tasar Culture --
Chapter 11. Temperate Tasar Culture --
Chapter 12. Ericulture: an Ideal Avenue for Sustainable Livelihood --
Chapter 13. Muga Sericulture --
Chapter 14. Insect Crop Pollinators --
Chapter 15. Insects as Food --
Chapter 16. Entomoceuticals --
Chapter 17. Mass Production of Biocontrol Agents of Insect Pests.
Responsibility: edited by Omkar.


This book is a compilation of writings focused on conventional and unconventional insect products. Because this book deals with the production of insects or their produce, it has been named  Read more...


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