Borror And Delong's Introduction To The Study Of Insects by Norman F. JohnsonBorror And Delong's Introduction To The Study Of Insects by Norman F. Johnson

Borror And Delong's Introduction To The Study Of Insects

byNorman F. Johnson, Charles A. Triplehorn

Hardcover | May 19, 2004

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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.
Norman F. Johnson is a professor of biology at Ohio State University and curator of the Ohio State University insect collection. His research interests include the systematics of parasitic Hymenoptera and in particular the Proctotrupoidea. His focus to date has been on the Scelionidae, a speciose group important as biological control a...
Title:Borror And Delong's Introduction To The Study Of InsectsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:888 pages, 10.1 × 8.2 × 1.5 inPublished:May 19, 2004Publisher:Brooks ColeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0030968356

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Table of 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.