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  • LAS ARAÑAS GIGANTESby Simone Caratozzolo

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2017; US$ 4.99

    Una obra dirigida a los aficionados y a los simples curiosos, a los neófitos pero también a los expertos, que trata en profundidad todo lo referente a esas arañas gigantes que suelen protagonizar las pesadillas de quienes todavía no las conocen. Cómo está constituida una araña, dónde comprarla, cómo se reproduce, cómo evitar la mordedura y el veneno,... more...

  • Soil Nematodes of Grasslands in Northern Chinaby Qi Li; Wenju Liang; Xiaoke Zhang; Mohammad Mahamood

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 89.95

    Soil Nematodes of Grasslands in Northern China presents research on China’s temperate grasslands, providing the findings and results of a large field survey along a transect across the northern temperate grassland. It examines nematode distribution patterns along the transect from trophic group and family, to genus level, also evaluating their relationship... more...

  • Photographic Guide to Longhorned Beetles of Boliviaby Steven Wayne Lingafelter; James Earl Wappes; Julieta Ledezma Arias

    Smithsonian 2017; US$ 39.95

    With loss of habitats throughout the world occurring at a staggering rate, it is critical to document what is being lost. This book strives to do that by focusing on longhorned woodboring beetles in Bolivia. Wholesale clearing of large tracts of land kills everything or forces species to move quickly to other areas, disrupting the balance of the ecosystem.... more...

  • Insect Biodiversityby Robert G. Foottit; Peter H. Adler

    Wiley 2017; US$ 120.00 US$ 108.00

    Volume One of the thoroughly revised and updated guide to the study of biodiversity in insects The second edition of Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society  brings together in one comprehensive text contributions from leading scientific experts to assess the influence insects have on humankind and the earth’s fragile ecosystems.... more...

  • Green Pesticides Handbookby Leo M.L. Nollet; Hamir Singh Rathore

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 239.95

    Green pesticides, also called ecological pesticides, are pesticides derived from organic sources which are considered environmentally friendly and are causing less harm to human and animal health and to habitats and the ecosystem. Essential oils based insecticides started have amazing features. This book gives a full spectrum of the whole range of... more...

  • Bioassays with Arthropods, Third Editionby Jacqueline L. Robertson; Moneen Marie Jones; Efren Olguin; Brad Alberts

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 89.95

    Imagine a statistics book for bioassays written by a statistician. Next, imagine a statistics book for bioassays written for a layman. Bioassays with Arthropods, Third Edition offers the best of both worlds by translating the terse, precise language of the statistician into language used by the laboratory scientist. The book explains the statistical... more...

  • Mutualisms and Insect Conservationby Tim R. New

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 141.83

    Documenting and understanding intricate ecological interactions involving insects is a central need in conservation, and the specialised and specific nature of many such associations is displayed in this book.  Their importance is exemplified in a broad global overview of a major category of interactions, mutualisms, in which the interdependence... more...

  • Buggedby David MacNeal

    St. Martin's Press 2017; US$ 18.19

    "Creepy, beautiful, icky and amazing." —Penny Le Couteur, author of Napoleon's Button Insects have been shaping our ecological world and plant life for over 400 million years. In fact, our world is essentially run by bugs—there are 1.4 billion for every human on the planet. In Bugged, journalist David MacNeal takes us on an off-beat scientific... more...

  • Stinging Insect Allergyby Theodore M. Freeman; James M. Tracy

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 106.37

    This comprehensive book thoroughly covers the field of stinging insect allergy; addressing all clinical aspects, including diagnosis and therapeutic recommendations. Stinging Insect Allergy: A Clinician’s Guide begins with a look into the entomologic aspects of Hymenoptera insects (bees, vespids, wasps and ants), which cause nearly all the IgE mediated... more...

  • Why Every Fly Countsby Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 29.54

    This book discusses the beneficial and harmful effects of insects and explains their development and significance for biodiversity. Threatening pests or threatened beneficials? Biting midges are wonderful insects. The animals are so tiny and uniquely shaped that they are particularly good at pollinating the small and tight flowers of the cocoa... more...