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Ecology of Insects
Concepts and Applications
Second edition
by Martin R. Speight

Fully revised and updated to include new topical study areas, the second edition of the successful text the Ecology of Insects provides a balanced treatment of the theory and practice of pure and applied insect ecology.

Features:

  • Includes new topical areas of insect ecology and provides greater coverage of physiological, genetic, molecular, and ecosystem aspects of insect ecology
  • Concepts include the foundations of evolutionary ecology and population dynamics in ecosystem science as they are applied to topics such as climate change, conservation and biodiversity, epidemiology and pest management
  • Fully updated and revised throughout, this new edition refers to primary literature and real world examples

Contents

  1. An Overview of Insect Ecology
  2. Insects and Climate
  3. Insect Herbivores
  4. Resource Limitation
  5. Natural Enemies and Insect Population Dynamics
  6. Evolutionary Ecology
  7. Physiological Ecology
  8. Insects in Ecosystems
  9. Biodiversity
  10. Insect Conservation
  11. Insects and Diseases
  12. Insect Pest Management

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Ecology of Insects
Concepts and Applications
Second edition
by Martin R. Speight

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