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Advances in Insect Physiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128186602, 9780128186619

Advances in Insect Physiology, Volume 57

1st Edition

Serial Editor: Russell Jurenka
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128186602
eBook ISBN: 9780128186619
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 20th November 2019
Page Count: 182
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Table of Contents

1. Putting the ecology back into insect cognition research
Mathieu Lihoreau, Thibault Dubois, Tamara Gomez-Moracho, Stéphane Kraus, Coline Monchanin and Cristian Pasquaretta
2. Fly foregut and transmission of microbes
John G. Stoffolano, Jr.
3. Plant cell wall degradation in insects: Recent progress on endogenous enzymes revealed by multi-omics technologies
Gaku Tokuda
4. Feeding-modulating neuropeptides and peptide hormones in insects
Shinji Nagata and Yi Jun Zhou


Advances in Insect Physiology, Volume 57, provides readers with the latest interdisciplinary reviews on the topic. It is an essential reference source for invertebrate physiologists, neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists and insect chemists, with this new release focusing on the Ecology and evolution of social insect cognition, Fly foregut and transmission of microbes, and Hormonal regulation of insect feeding behaviors, among other topics.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Advances in Insect Physiology series
  • Contains important, comprehensive and in-depth reviews on insect physiology


Entomologists, zoologists, insect biochemists, and insect physiologists


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About the Serial Editor

Russell Jurenka

Dr. Russell Jurenka is a professor in the Department of Entomology at Iowa State University.

Affiliations and Expertise

Iowa State University, USA