Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition by Monika Hilker, Torsten Meiners

By Monika Hilker, Torsten Meiners

This can be the 1st e-book targeting the chemoecology of insect eggs and egg deposition. It covers a variety of varied matters together with herbivorous and carnivorous bugs, social bugs and people of clinical and veterinary significance. the data compiled during this publication may well advertise destiny reviews on evolutionary facets on insect reproductive behaviour in addition to on controlling insect pests through focusing on the egg level.

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