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Insects & Spiders

  • Moths in Your Pocketby Jim Durbin; Frank Olsen; Tom Jantscher

    University of Iowa Press 2015; US$ 10.95

    This welcome addition to Iowa?s popular series of laminated guides?the twenty-seventh in the series?illustrates fifty-one species commonly found in the Upper Midwest states of Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin. The Saturniid, or Giant Silk moths, are well named. Their large size?up to 6.5 inches for the cecropia moth?and... more...

  • Insect Molecular Biology and Ecologyby Klaus H. Hoffmann

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    Insects represent the most abundant and diverse animal group on Earth. The number of described species is more than one million and up to ten million are estimated. Insects have one of the widest distributions in the world because they have adapted to extreme ranges of environments. Molecular ecology studies ecological processes based on the analysis... more...

  • Bugs Up Closeby Lars-Ĺke Janzon; John Hallmén

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 35.00

    Bugs are usually so small that we hardly notice them, let alone think of them as living beings. But call upon the magnifying glass, and a shapeless jumble of legs, wings, and antennae suddenly start staring back at us. About 80 percent of the Earth?s animals are insects. While there are millions of different species, we rarely see many of them .... more...

  • Insect Symbiosisby Kostas Bourtzis; Thomas A. Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 154.95

    Insect Symbiosis summarizes the current knowledge of the relationship between symbiotic organisms and their insect hosts and provides an unparalleled analysis of cutting-edge research on this issue. Findings from international experts reveal possible new ways to control disease-carrying insects and agricultural pests worldwide. An examination of Wolbachia,... more...

  • Transgenic Insectsby M. Q. Benedict

    CABI 2014; US$ 180.00

    Insect transgenesis promises improvements in agriculture, pharmaceuticals and public health. Many important insects can now be routinely transformed with effectors that have useful applications. Agriculture presents the largest market for transgenic insects and has a foundational history of success with sterile insect technique for control of pests... more...

  • Contemporary Insect Diagnosticsby Timothy J. Gibb

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 79.95

    Includes useful case studies to teach specific points in insect diagnostics Provides problem-solving guidance and recommendations for insect identification, threat potential, and management tactics, while accounting for the varying needs of the affected population or client Contains numerous color photos that enhance both applicability and visual... more...

  • Concise Insect Guideby Bloomsbury Publishing

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2014; US$ 6.99

    This beautifully illustrated pocket field guide is packed with information on the marvellous variety of insects that inhabits Britain and the near Continent. It includes more than 180 species, including dragonflies, bees, wasps, beetles, bugs and flies, all of which are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks. A concise written account covering... more...

  • Concise Butterfly and Moth Guideby Bloomsbury Publishing

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2014; US$ 6.99

    This beautifully illustrated mini field guide is packed with information on the butterflies and moths of Britain and the near Continent. It covers more than 150 species, all of which are illustrated with superb full-colour artworks that show ? where relevant ? variations in colour, for example for male and female butterflies, as well as some of the... more...

  • There's a Spider in my Sinkby Bill Kirk

    Guardian Angel Publishing 2014; US$ 5.00

    A discovery first thing in the morning that a spider moved into the bathroom sink without even asking. It seems likable enough but after all, a boy?s got hands to wash and teeth to brush and this spider is right in the way. Educational spider factoids, four pages of glossary, definitions, activities & answer page with a bonus rhyme and even a... more...

  • As I Watchby Chitra Sounder

    Guardian Angel Publishing 2014; US$ 5.00

    Nature watching needs patience. But patience is certainly rewarded. In this book every young reader will learn to watch how a butterfly is born from a tiny egg hanging under a leaf. The concept of life cycle is illustrated by the text that brings the reader back to where he started. The repetitive text guides the reader to follow the text and repeat. more...