Advances in Insect Physiology: Volume 49

Advances in Insect Physiology: Volume 49

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Advances in Insect Physiology 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.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 186 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15.24mm | 340g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128025867
  • 9780128025864

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"This volume provides an aptly timed interdisciplinary review on aspects of bark beetle physiology, especially how it relates to selecting, colonizing, and surviving in host trees. Overall, these reviews will be valuable to students and researchers seeking fundamental information about these devastating insects." --The Quarterly Review of Biology, Vol.92, No. 4
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Table of contents

Evolution of the Mechanisms Underlying Insect Respiratory Gas Exchange
Philip G. D. Matthews and John S. Terblanche
Physiological and Molecular Mechanisms of Nutrition in Honey Bees
Ying Wang and Hongmei Li-Byarlay
Antennal Mechanosensors and their Evolutionary Antecedents
Anand Krishnan and Sanjay P. Sane
Comb Architecture of the Eusocial Bees Arises from Simple Rules Used During Cell Building
Benjamin P. Oldroyd and Stephen C. Pratt
The Prxamide Neuropeptide Signaling System: Conserved in Animals
Russell Jurenka
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About Russell Jurenka

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