By Larry P. Pedigo,Marlin E. Rice

ISBN-10: 1478622857

ISBN-13: 9781478622857

ISBN-10: 8120338863

ISBN-13: 9788120338869

Pedigo and Rice expertly mix simple and utilized entomology during this reader-friendly, pedagogically wealthy textual content. Assuming just a history in straight forward biology, the authors current the most important components of basic entomology earlier than relocating directly to ideas in insect biology and ecology priceless for figuring out insect pest administration. either idea and perform are emphasised as readers discover pertinent subject matters. The authors speak about pest-management issues—both preventive and curative—as facets of utilized ecology, with suggestions contemplating environmental caliber, profitability, and sturdiness. Insect diagnostic bins with specified info on distribution, value, visual appeal, and existence cycles of specific species and teams look in the course of the textual content. Readers will come away with a accomplished advent to utilized, sustainable pest administration applicable for no matter what commodities they have to handle.

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