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Chemical ecology of insects.

Chemical ecology of insects.

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Published by Chapman & Hall in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Ring T. Cardé, William J. Bell.
ContributionsBell, William J., Cardé, Ring T.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 433p. :
Number of Pages433
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22433321M
ISBN 100412039516

  A unique and critical analysis of the wealth of research conducted on the biology, biochemistry and chemical ecology of the rapidly growing field of insect cuticular hydrocarbons. Authored by leading experts in their respective fields, the twenty chapters show the complexity that has been discovered in the nature and role of hydrocarbons in entomology.5/5(1).   Chemical Ecology contains a series of lectures presented in the fall of at State University of New York College of Forestry at Syracuse University. This book is composed of 11 chapters that deal with the salient facts and theories that are encompassed by chemical ecology and the possible application of fundamental research in this area to Book Edition: 1.

Chemical Ecology of Insect Parasitoids is a timely publication, with organised chapters to present the most important knowledge and discoveries that have taken place over the last decade, and their potential use in pest control strategy. Specific relevant case studies are presented to Brand: Wiley. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Chemical Ecology of Insects 2 (Hardcover) at

Buy Advances in Insect Chemical Ecology () (): NHBS - Edited By: Ring T Carde and Jocelyn G Millar, Cambridge University PressPrice Range: £ - £ The book features comparative perspectives on the field of chemical ecology, present and future, offered by scientists from a wide variety of disciplines. The scientists contributing to this book biologists, ecologists, biochemists, chemists, biostatisticians are interested in marine, freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems and work on life forms ranging from micro-organisms to mammals.


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