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The Resource Insights from insects : what bad bugs can teach us, Gilbert Waldbauer

Insights from insects : what bad bugs can teach us, Gilbert Waldbauer

Label
Insights from insects : what bad bugs can teach us
Title
Insights from insects
Title remainder
what bad bugs can teach us
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert Waldbauer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
632/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB931
LC item number
.W249 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Insights from insects : what bad bugs can teach us, Gilbert Waldbauer
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip054/2004026928.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most dangerous insects : mosquitoes -- Evolution in action : house fly -- What Darwin wished he knew : Drosophila -- Natural selection outflanks farmers : corn rootworms -- How a species becomes two species : fruit flies -- Guaranteeing descendants : the numbers game : aphids -- Guaranteeing descendants : the role of parental care : tsetse fly -- Surviving winter as a sleeping egg : evergreen bagworm -- Escaping predators by deception : black swallowtail butterfly -- Why insects are such picky eaters : cabbage white butterfly -- "Nutritional wisdom" : corn earworm -- Invaders from abroad : gypsy moth -- An American saves the French wine industry : grape phylloxera -- An insecticide "creates" new pests : codling moth -- From low- to high-tech controls : European corn borer -- The demise of DDT : Japanese beetle -- Their passing from the agricultural scene : chinch bug -- Synchrony with the seasons : Hessian fly -- An insect to control another insect : cottony cushion scale -- Extermination by subverting the sex act : screwworm fly -- Epilogue
Control code
945588
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781591022770
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004026928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945588
  • (Sirsi) 945588
  • (OCoLC)57167831
Label
Insights from insects : what bad bugs can teach us, Gilbert Waldbauer
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip054/2004026928.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most dangerous insects : mosquitoes -- Evolution in action : house fly -- What Darwin wished he knew : Drosophila -- Natural selection outflanks farmers : corn rootworms -- How a species becomes two species : fruit flies -- Guaranteeing descendants : the numbers game : aphids -- Guaranteeing descendants : the role of parental care : tsetse fly -- Surviving winter as a sleeping egg : evergreen bagworm -- Escaping predators by deception : black swallowtail butterfly -- Why insects are such picky eaters : cabbage white butterfly -- "Nutritional wisdom" : corn earworm -- Invaders from abroad : gypsy moth -- An American saves the French wine industry : grape phylloxera -- An insecticide "creates" new pests : codling moth -- From low- to high-tech controls : European corn borer -- The demise of DDT : Japanese beetle -- Their passing from the agricultural scene : chinch bug -- Synchrony with the seasons : Hessian fly -- An insect to control another insect : cottony cushion scale -- Extermination by subverting the sex act : screwworm fly -- Epilogue
Control code
945588
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781591022770
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004026928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 945588
  • (Sirsi) 945588
  • (OCoLC)57167831

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