Advances in Insect Physiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780120242313, 9780080493336

Advances in Insect Physiology, Volume 31

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Stephen Simpson
eBook ISBN: 9780080493336
Hardcover ISBN: 9780120242313
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 12th November 2003
Page Count: 308
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Table of Contents

Insect Sterol Nutrition and Physiology: A Global Overview The Nutritional Physiology of Aphids The Neurobiology of Taste in Insects Trehalose - the Insect "Blood" Sugar


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).

In 2002, the Institute for Scientific Information released figures showing that Advances in Insect Physiology has an Impact Factor of 3, placing it 2nd in the highly competitive category of Entomology.

Volume 31 contains four timely reviews, including an important contribution on insect neurobiology.

Key Features

  • Ranked 2nd in ISI's Entomology list with an Impact Factor of 3
  • Serial includes over 40 Years of Coverage -- in print since 1963!
  • Consistently features reviews by internationally acclaimed entomologists


Entomologists, zoologists, insect biochemists, insect physiologists


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About the Serial Editors

Stephen Simpson Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

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