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Title Biology of grasshoppers / edited by R.F. Chapman, A. Joern
Published New York : Wiley, [1990]
©1990

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Description x, 563 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: The Chemoreceptors (W. Blaney & M. Simmonds). -- Food Selection (R. Chapman). -- The Pattern of Feeding (S. Simpson). -- Nutrition (E. Bernays & S. Simpson). -- Water Regulation (E. Bernays). -- Grasshopper Thermoregulation (M. Chappell & D. Whitman). -- Jumping in Orthoptera (H. Bennet-Clark). -- Hormonal Control of Flight Metabolism in Locusts (G. Goldsworthy). -- Flight and Migration in Acridoids (R. Farrow). -- Territory-Based Mating Systems in Desert Grasshoppers: Effects of Host Plant Distribution and Variation (M. Greenfield & T. Shelly). -- Pheromones and Phase Transformation in Locusts (W. Loher). -- Grasshopper Chemical Communication (D. Whitman). -- The Endocrine Basis of Locust Phase Polymorphism (J. Dale & S. Tobe). -- Population Dynamics and Regulation in Grasshoppers (A. Joern & S. Gaines). -- Pathogenic Diseases of Grasshoppers (D. Streett & M. McGuire). -- Color Pattern Polymorphism (J. Dearn). -- Subject Index. -- Species Index
Analysis Grasshoppers
Notes "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Grasshoppers.
Locusts.
Author Chapman, R. F. (Reginald Frederick)
Joern, Anthony.
LC no. 89022666
ISBN 0471609013