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Academic & Professional Books  Insects & other Invertebrates  Insects  Bees, Ants & Wasps (Hymenoptera)

Fauna Sinica: Insecta, Volume 74: Hymenoptera: Trichogrammaceae [Chinese]

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Series: Fauna Sinica: Insecta Volume: 74
By: Lin Naiquan(Author)
601 pages, plates with colour photos; b/w line drawings, 195 b/w distribution maps
Publisher: Science Press
Fauna Sinica: Insecta, Volume 74: Hymenoptera: Trichogrammaceae [Chinese]
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Language: Chinese with English summary and scientific nomenclature

Trichogramma, which is a genus of minute wasps, have the characteristics of rich resources, wide distribution and obvious pest control effect. This volume of Fauna Sinica: Insecta draws on more than 45,000 Trichogramma specimens collected from 29 Chinese provinces (municipalities and autonomous regions) including Taiwan. More than 25,000 glass slide specimens have been prepared, and a total of 47 genera and 190 species of Trichogramma known in China have been identified and recorded, making the number of genera and species of Trichogramma known from China reach 52.81% and 19.75% of the known number in the world, respectively, and making China the country with the richest Trichogramma fauna known in the world today. This book is a systematic summary of the taxonomy of Trichogramma in China, except for a brief introduction of the Trichogramma fauna abroad. Additionally, information on the historical evolution, morphological characteristics, classification system, geographical distribution, bio-ecological characteristics, host range, application as biological pest control in agriculture and forestry, and the collection, preservation and preparation methods of specimens in taxonomic research. It also provides information on various known species. The genus and species are described in detail and 195 distribution maps are included.
 
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赤眼蜂科种类具有资源丰富、分布广泛和对害虫控制作用明显等特点,是现代农林害虫生物防治中研究历史长、应用范围广、防治面积大和控制效果好的卵寄生蜂。《中国动物志.昆虫纲.第七十四卷,膜翅目.赤眼蜂科》根据采自包括台湾在内的29省(市、自治区)赤眼蜂标本4.5万余号,重点研究其中已制的玻片标本2.5万多号,共鉴定记述我国已知的赤眼蜂47属190种,使我国所知赤眼蜂科的属、种数量分别达到全世界已知数的52.81%和19.75%,成为当今全世界已知赤眼蜂种类丰富的国家。《中国动物志.昆虫纲.第七十四卷,膜翅目.赤眼蜂科》系我国赤眼蜂区系分类研究在现阶段的系统总结,除简要介绍了国内外赤眼蜂区系分类研究的历史沿革、形态特征、分类系统、地理分布、生物生态学特性、寄主范围、在农林害虫生物防治中的应用概况及其标本的采集保存与制作方法外,还对我国已知的各属、种进行了详尽记述,并附形态特征图195幅。

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Flora / Fauna Identification Key New
Series: Fauna Sinica: Insecta Volume: 74
By: Lin Naiquan(Author)
601 pages, plates with colour photos; b/w line drawings, 195 b/w distribution maps
Publisher: Science Press
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