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A Systematic Catalogue of Eight Scale Insect Families (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of the World: Aclerdidae, Asterolecaniidae, Beesoniidae, Carayonemidae, Conchaspididae, Dactylopiidae, Kerriidae and Lecanodiaspididae

By: Yair Ben-Dov

368 pages, no illustrations


Hardback | Sep 2006 | #160742 | ISBN: 0444528369
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NHBS Price: £120.00 $147/€135 approx

About this book

A synthesis and catalogue of all the information published on eight families of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) worldwide from 1758 to the present. Data is provided on their correct scientific names, common names, synonyms, taxonomy, host plants, distribution, natural enemies, biology, and economic importance.

This book will be a valuable compendium of biological and systematic information for zoologists, entomologists, crop protection specialists, quarantine officers, students studying entomology and related disciplines, and others who require information about scale insects for research and control projects.


Introduction I. Aclerdidae II. Asterolecaniidae III. Beesoniidae IV. Carayonemidae V. Conchaspididae VI. Dactylopiidae VII. Kerriidae VIII. Lecanodiaspididae IX. References Indexes

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