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Academic & Professional Books  Insects & other Invertebrates  Arthropods (excl. insects)  Arthropods: General

Desert Arthropods: Life History Variations

By: Fred Punzo
230 pages, 51 figs, 22 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Desert Arthropods: Life History Variations
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About this book

Provides a basic account of the life cycles and life history strategies of the major groups of desert arthropods. It covers a wide variety of topics including an overview of major adaptations in desert arthropods, characteristic features of deserts, a comprehensive review of life history theory, and a detailed description of embryonic and postembryonic development.

Contents

Life Histories and the Desert Environment.- Embryonic Development.- Postembryonic Development.- Reproduction.- Life Histories: Individual Case Studies.- Relationship Between Life History and Behavioral Ecology.- References.- Subject Index.

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By: Fred Punzo
230 pages, 51 figs, 22 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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From the reviews "... this book is a must for libraries of ecological and entomological institutions." (Journal of General and Applied Entomlogy, 2002, Vol. 25, Issue 4)

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