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Published: 01 December 2005

440 Pages | Numerous halftones, line drawings and tables


ISBN: 9780198525943

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Insect-Plant Biology

Second Edition

Louis M. Schoonhoven, Joop J. A. van Loon, and Marcel Dicke

  • The only up-to-date synthesis of this rapidly expanding field
  • Incorporates new insights from molecular techniques
  • Specific attention is given to methodology and experimental design
  • Extensive referencing is made to agricultural applications, providing a scientific rationale for insect control in crop plants

New to this Edition:

  • Incorporates new developments in the field especially resulting from advances in molecular plant and insect biology, and a more integrative view on the field which has become possible due to recent discoveries and new insights
  • 30% of the text has been completely rewritten with 25% of the literature references dating from 1999-2005
  • 15% of the illustrations are new

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