This note covers the following topics: Metamorphoses of Insects, Direct
Injuries caused by Insects, Direct Benefits derived from Insects,Indirect
Injuries caused by Insects, indirect Benefits derived from Insects, Affection of
Insects for their Young, Affection of Insects for their Young, Food of Insects
and Habitations of Insects.
The subject matter in this
book should attract the reader's concern to support rational decisions regarding
the use of pesticides. This book is compiled of 24 Chapters divided into 4
Sections. Section A focuses on toxicity of organic and inorganic insecticides,
Section B is dedicated to vector control using insecticides, biological control
of mosquito larvae, Section C describes bioactive natural products from
sapindacea, management of potato pests, flower thrips, mango mealy bug, pear
psylla and grapes pests, Section D provides information on insecticide
resistance in natural population of malaria vector, role of Anopheles gambiae
P450 cytochrome, genetic toxicological profile of carbofuran and pirimicarp
carbamic insecticides, etc.
This note covers the following topics:
Importance of Insects, Systematics and Taxonomy, External Anatomy, Growth and
Development, Internal Anatomy and Physiology, Behavior, Ecology and Applied
This note covers the following topics: Introduction
to Insects, Insect vs. Spider, Growth and Development, Complete Metamorphosis,
Incomplete Metamorphosis, Molting, Life Cycle and Development, Voltinism, Insect
Orders, Chewing and Biting, Feeding Styles.