Description

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 and Jerome Casas to provide an international perspective.

Key Features

* Contributions from the leading researchers in entomology * Discusses the physiological diversity in insects * Includes in-depth reviews with valuable information for a variety of entomology disciplines

Readership

Entomologists, zoologists, insect biochemists, insect physiologists

Table of Contents

Insect Excretory Mechanisms By Michael J. O'Donnell Collective decision and foraging patterns in ants and honeybees By Claire Detrain and Jean-Louis Deneubourg Locust Phase Polyphenism: An Update By Meir Paul Pener and Stephen J. Simpson

Details

No. of pages:
192
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123743299
Electronic ISBN:
9780080921761

About the editor

Jerome Casas

Affiliations and Expertise

Institut de Recherche sur la Biologie de l'Insecte, France