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The Origin of Biodiversity in Insects: Phylogenetic Tests of Evolutionary Scenarios

Series: Memoires du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle Volume: 173

Edited By: Philippe Grandcolas

354 pages, 10 col plates, b/w photos, illus, 166 figs, tabs

Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle

Hardback | Dec 1997 | #81431 | ISBN: 2856535089
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Language: English

This volume contains 18 contributions dealing with both methodological problems and case studies on 11 different groups of insects. These contributions provide the reader with leading and original accounts of the diversity of insects viewed from an evolutionary perspective, concerning social and reproductive behaviour, acoustic communication, mutualistic interactions, food choice and defensive strategies.

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