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Methods in Ecological and Agricultural Entomology

Edited By: DR Dent and MP Walton

387 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs

CABI Publishing

Paperback | Apr 1997 | #57487 | ISBN: 0851991327
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Hardback | Dec 1997 | #57486 | ISBN: 0851991319
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About this book

This book integrates the new approaches and technologies which have emerged in the last few years with more traditional and well-proven methods.


Contents

Sampling, handling and rearing insects; monitoring insect behaviour; quantifying insect populations, population estimates and distribution; techniques for quantifying insect dispersal and migration; evaluation of factors affecting host plant selection; field experiments; injury, damage and threshold concepts; techniques in the study of insect pollination; techniques to evaluate insecticide efficacy; techniques to evaluate the efficacy of biological control agents; biochemical techniques; modelling.

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