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Author Capinera, John L

Title Insects and wildlife : arthropods and their relationships with wild vertebrate animals / John L. Capinera

Publ Info Chichester, U.K. ; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QL496.4 .C36 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 487 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Insects and their relatives -- Structure and function of insects -- Food resources for wildlife -- Wildlife diets -- Insects important as food for wildlife -- Insects and ecosystems -- Transmission of disease agents to wildlife by arthropods -- Infectious disease agents transmitted to wildlife by arthropods -- Parasitic disease agents transmitted to wildlife by arthropods -- Arthropods as parasites of wildlife -- Pesticides and their effects on wildlife -- Alternatives to insecticides -- Insect-wildlife relationships -- Insect and wildlife conservation
LC subject Insects -- Ecology
Vertebrates -- Ecology
Vertebrates -- Food
Insects as carriers of disease
Insecticides -- Toxicology
Wildlife conservation
Alt Title Arthropods and their relationships with wild vertebrate animals
ISBN 9781444332995 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1444332996 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781444333008 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1444333003 (pbk. : alk. paper)