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Author Scoble, M. J.

Title The lepidoptera : form, function, and diversity / by Malcolm J. Scoble
Edition Repr. with corrections
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1992

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 MELB  595.78 Sco/Lff  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 404 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Series Natural History Museum publications
Natural History Museum publications.
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Introduction -- PART I: Form and Function -- 2. The Adult Head: Feeding and Sensation -- 3. The Adult Thorax: A Study in Function and Effect -- 4. The Adult Abdomen: Segmentation, and the Genitalia -- 5. Juvenile Stages -- 6. Communication: Sound, Hearing and Scent -- PART II: Biology -- 7. Environmental and Ecological Importance of Lepidoptera -- PART III: A Guide to the Major Taxa -- 8. Introduction to Lepidopteran Classification -- 9. Primitive Moths -- 10. Early Heteroneura -- 11. Lower Ditrysia -- 12. Higher Ditrysia: Macrolepidopterans
Analysis Butterflies
Moths
Butterflies
Moths
Notes Natural History Museum publications
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-389) and index
Subject Lepidoptera -- Classification.
Lepidoptera.
LC no. 92004297
ISBN 0198540310