Advances in Insect Physiology

Series Editor:

  • Stephen Simpson, ARC Federation Fellow; School of Biological Sciences; University of Sydney; New South Wales, Australia

Advances in Insect Physiology publishes eclectic volumes containing important, comprehensive and in-depth reviews on all aspects of insect physiology. It is an essential reference source for invertebrate physiologists and neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists and insect biochemists. First published in 1963, the serial is now edited by Steve Simpson (Oxford University, UK).
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Entomologists, zoologists, insect biochemists, insect physiologists


Book information

  • Published: February 2007
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-373715-1

Table of Contents

1. Behavioural Genetics of the Honey Bee, Apis melliferaBenjamin P. Oldroyd and Graham J. Thompson2. Physiological Diversity in Insects: Ecological and Evolutionary ContextsSteven L. Chown and John S. Terblanche3. Nest Thermoregulation in Social Insects Julia C. Jones and Benjamin P. Oldroyd4. The Organule Concept of Insect Sense Organs: Sensory Transduction and Organule EvolutionD. J. Merritt