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Main Title Insect physiology and biochemistry /
Author Nation, James L.,
Publisher CRC Press/Taylor & Francis,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 180982640
ISBN 9781420061772; 1420061771
Subjects Insects--Physiology ; Insect biochemistry ; Biochemie--(DE-588)4006777-4 ; Insekten--(DE-588)4027110-9 ; Tierphysiologie--(DE-588)4060126-2 ; Insetos (fisiologia) ; Insekter--fysiologi
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QL495.N37 2008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/05/2012
Edition 2nd ed., Expanded and updated.
Collation ix, 544 p., [7] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Embryogenesis -- Digestion -- Nutrition -- Integument -- Hormones and development -- Diapause -- Intermediary metabolism -- Neuroanatomy -- Neurophysiology -- Muscles -- Insect flight -- Sensory systems -- Vision -- Circulatory system -- Immunity -- Respiration -- Excretion -- Pheromones -- Reproduction. "Expanded and updated, this second edition of a bestselling book challenges conventional entomological wisdom with the latest research and analytical interpretations. Encouraging independent evaluation of the data and allowing for the extrapolation of major concepts across species, this indispensable text establishes a thorough understanding of the physiological and biochemical functions and adaptations that have made insects one of the most successful groups of living organisms on the planet." "Following the tradition of its bestselling predecessor, this edition provides working scientists and students with an engaging and authoritative guide to the most current findings in the field."--Jacket.
Place Published Boca Raton
PUB Date Free Form c2008
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2007045323
OCLC Time Stamp 20121101130731
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03619cam 22007094a 45020