Common Insect Pests of CucurbitsBy Haidee Brown
Northern Territory Government, Department of Primary Industry, Fisheries and Mines, Agnote No. 159, 2003
This Australian pest control publication includes description and life cycle for:
Cucumber Moth (Diaphania Indica
), Pumpkin Beetle (Aulacophora hilaris
), Two-spotted Mite (Tetranychus urticae
) and Melon Aphid (Aphis gossypii
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Invertebrates of the Columbia River Basin Assessment AreaBy Niwa et al.
USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Res. Station. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-512. Portland, OR. 74 pp., 2001
Contributed by v belov
on 29 January, 2014 - 12:30pm
Bugs Rule!By Whitney Cranshaw & Richard Redak
Princeton University Press, 2013
Bugs Rule! provides a lively introduction to the biology and natural history of insects and their noninsect cousins, such as spiders, scorpions, and centipedes. This richly illustrated textbook features more than 830 color photos, a concise overview of the basics of entomology, and numerous sidebars that highlight and explain key points. Detailed chapters cover each of the major insect groups, describing their physiology, behaviors, feeding habits, reproduction, human interactions, and more.
Ideal for nonscience majors and anyone seeking to learn more about insects and their arthropod relatives, Bugs Rule! offers a one-of-a-kind gateway into the world of these amazing creatures.
A glossary of foreign-language terms in entomologyBy R.O. Ericson
United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Handbook 218, 1961
Useful tool to aid in translating publications in entomology.
PDF available here
Contributed by Brad Barnd
on 29 October, 2013 - 8:29pm