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Solitary Wasps: Behaviour and Natural History

Series: The Cornell Series in Arthropod Biology

By: Kevin M O'Neill

406 pages, 10 b/w photos, 39 line illus, 42 tabs

Cornell University Press

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #111133 | ISBN: 0801437210
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About this book

Provides thorough accounts of the natural history of the major families of solitary wasps and also surveys the state of scientific research on these insects. Topics covered include: classification of the solitary wasps and their relation to other Hymenoptera; foraging and nesting behaviors; mating and parental strategies; thermoregulation; natural enemies; defensive strategies; and directions for future research.


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