By Whitney Cranshaw,Richard Redak
Bugs Rule! offers a full of life creation to the biology and typical heritage of bugs and their noninsect cousins, similar to spiders, scorpions, and centipedes. This richly illustrated textbook beneficial properties greater than 830 colour photographs, a concise review of the fundamentals of entomology, and various sidebars that spotlight and clarify key issues. specific chapters hide all of the significant insect teams, describing their body structure, behaviors, feeding behavior, replica, human interactions, and more.
Ideal for nonscience majors and an individual looking to research extra approximately bugs and their arthropod kinfolk, Bugs Rule! deals a special gateway into the area of those striking creatures.
- Places a better emphasis on ordinary heritage than general textbooks at the subject
- Covers the biology and ordinary historical past of all of the insect orders
- Provides a radical overview of the noninsect arthropods, reminiscent of spiders, scorpions, centipedes, millipedes, and crustaceans
- Features greater than 830 colour photos
- Highlights the significance of bugs and different arthropods, together with their influence on human society
- An on-line representation package deal is accessible to professors
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Bugs Rule!: An Introduction to the World of Insects by Whitney Cranshaw,Richard Redak