By Winston M.O. Thompson
By Winston M.O. Thompson
By Christian R. Abee,Keith Mansfield,Suzette D. Tardif,Timothy Morris
The 2e of the most suitable textual content within the box, Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research presents a finished, updated evaluate of using nonhuman primates in biomedical study. The Biology and Management quantity offers simple info at the ordinary biology of nonhuman primates and the present kingdom of data concerning captive administration. each one bankruptcy includes an intensive checklist of bibliographic references, pictures, and photograph illustrations to supply the reader with an intensive overview of the topic.
By Antônio Ricardo Panizzi,José R. P. Parra
The box of insect dietary ecology has been outlined via how bugs care for dietary and non-nutritional compounds, and the way those compounds effect their biology in evolutionary time. by contrast, Insect Bioecology and nutrients for built-in Pest Management provides those entomological ideas in the framework of built-in pest administration (IPM). It particularly addresses bioecology and bug meals in smooth agriculture. Written for graduate scholars and execs in entomology, this e-book covers neotropical details in 3 sections:
Much of the study on which those chapters have been written was once performed in Brazil and in keeping with its neotropical fauna. The complexity and variety of the neotropics offers adequate info that readers from all zoogeographical areas can without problems translate the knowledge during this e-book to their particular stipulations. The book’s price as an access element for extra examine is improved via the inclusion of roughly 4,000 references.
By Jeremy D. Allison,Ring T. Carde
By Jerome Goddard
In this moment variation of Infectious illnesses and Arthropods, Jerome Goddard summarizes the most recent pondering the organic, entomological, and scientific points of the most important vector-borne illnesses worldwide. His publication covers mosquito-, tick-, and flea-borne ailments, and a number of different miscellaneous vector-borne illnesses, together with Chagas' disorder, African drowsing illness, onchocerciasis, scrub typhus, and louse-borne infections. the writer presents for every ailment an outline of the vector concerned, notes on its biology and ecology, distribution maps, and common scientific guidance for therapy and keep an eye on. one of the ailments totally mentioned are malaria, dengue and yellow fevers, lymphatic filariasis, noticed fevers, ehrlichiosis, lyme ailment, tularemia, and plague. different arthropod-caused or comparable problems-such as myiasis, imaginary insect or mite infestations, and arthropod stings and bites-are additionally taken care of.
At a time while vector-borne ailments are spreading ever extra broadly, Infectious illnesses and Arthropods offers physicians, infectious ailment experts, scientific entomologists, and public healthiness officers with an up to date, with ease available, gold-standard reference resource.
By Jeffrey Lemm,Allison C. Alberts
Rock iguanas of the West Indies are thought of to be the main endangered team of lizards on this planet. they're a flagship species within the Caribbean and on so much islands are the biggest fatherland animals. regrettably, human encroachment and brought animals have introduced this species to the threshold of extinction. Cyclura: average background, Husbandry, and Conservation of the West Indian Iguanas is the 1st booklet to mix the normal background and captive husbandry of those notable reptiles, whereas whilst outlining the issues researchers and conservationists are combating to save lots of those attractive, iconic animals of the Caribbean islands.
Authors Jeffrey Lemm and Allison Alberts were learning West Indian iguanas for almost two decades within the wild and in captivity; their reviews with wild iguanas and their beautiful photographs of those charismatic lizards within the wild make this publication vital for reptile researchers, lecturers and lovers, in addition to somebody attracted to nature and conservation.
By Steven Wayne Lingafelter,James Earl Wappes,Julieta Ledezma Arias
By Robert K.D. Peterson,Leon G. Higley
This booklet is exclusive in that it's the first to hide all biotic stressors, bugs, weeds, and plant pathogens, and their influence on plant yield and health. It makes a speciality of present wisdom of yield and health loss in either typical and agricultural ecosystems and on a physiologically established method of offer a standard foundation for contemplating and discussing biotic rigidity. through contemplating biotic rigidity in the context of plant ecophysiology, Biotic rigidity and Yield Loss makes an attempt to raise wisdom of biotic tension to an analogous point as abiotic rigidity and makes a controversy for integrating the 2 kinds of stress.
By IFB Common
By Timothy Lee McCabe