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Published: 17 September 2009

336 Pages | 50 illustrations plus an 8 page colour plate section


ISBN: 9780199553068

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Behaviour, Ecology, and Conservation

Second Edition

Dave Goulson

  • Provides an authoritative and accessible account of bumblebee biology
  • Builds on the reputation of the first edition, providing a fully revised and comprehensive successor
  • Incorporates recent advances in active fields of research, including taxonomy, immunity to disease, and foraging behaviour
  • Focuses on practical issues such as conservation strategies, management of bumblebees for crop pollination, and the possible impacts of bumblebees as non-native invasive species

New to this Edition:

  • Considerable expansion of most chapters following new work in the area

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