Aphids on the World's Herbaceous Plants and Shrubs 2 Volume by Roger L. Blackman, Victor F. Eastop

By Roger L. Blackman, Victor F. Eastop

Aphids are recognized as pests of agriculture, horticulture and forestry, yet also they are some of the most biologically attention-grabbing teams of plant-feeding bugs, and hence have attracted the eye of biologists in lots of learn fields comparable to ecology, biodiversity, body structure, behaviour and genetics.

Following the profitable structure of previous books at the world's aphids through an identical authors, those volumes supply a entire species-by-species account of the aphids at the world's herbaceous crops and shrubs. they are often used not just as an id consultant and data resource for entomologists and taxonomists during the global, but additionally as a special database for experiences of biodiversity and insect-plant relationships. In all, 3120 aphid species in 340 genera are lined, feeding on 2150 genera of host crops. quantity 1 beneficial properties finished host lists and keys to the aphids colonizing every one plant genus. This details is supplemented in quantity 2 via a scientific account of the entire aphid species, which gives details on their visual appeal in lifestyles, host variety, geographical distribution and existence cycles. There are 357 unique line drawings, 252 images of slide-mounted specimens and one thousand references.

Aphids at the World's Herbaceous vegetation and Shrubs is the end result of decades of labor by means of top experts and offers a vital examine device and traditional reference paintings for entomologists in universities and study institutes through the international.

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Ambrosoides A. artemisifolia A. confertiflora A. deltoidea A. discolor A. elatior A. maritima A. paniculata (incl. ssp. peruviana) A. polystachia A. psilostachya A. tomentosa A. trifida Ambrosia spp. Compositae Uroleucon ambrosiae Aphis fabae, gossypii, helianthi, maidiradicis, nasturtii, spiraecola; Aulacorthum solani; Brachycaudus helichrysi; Capitophorus jopepperi; Macrosiphoniella tanacetaria ssp.

Maritinum A. mexicanum see A. houstonianum Ageratum spp. Compositae Aphis craccivora, fabae, gossypii, spiraecola; Aulacorthum solani; Brachycaudus helichrysi; [Capitophorus hippophaes ssp. javanicus]; Macrosiphum euphorbiae; Myzus ornatus, persicae; Indomasonaphis anaphalidis; Uroleucon ambrosiae (lizerianum), compositae, sonchi ssp. afghanicum Aphis fabae, gossypii, spiraecola; Brachycaudus helichrysi; Macrosiphum euphorbiae; Myzus ornatus, persicae; Neomyzus circumflexus; Uroleucon ambrosiae ssp.

Houstonianum (incl. mexicanum) A. maritinum A. mexicanum see A. houstonianum Ageratum spp. Compositae Aphis craccivora, fabae, gossypii, spiraecola; Aulacorthum solani; Brachycaudus helichrysi; [Capitophorus hippophaes ssp. javanicus]; Macrosiphum euphorbiae; Myzus ornatus, persicae; Indomasonaphis anaphalidis; Uroleucon ambrosiae (lizerianum), compositae, sonchi ssp. afghanicum Aphis fabae, gossypii, spiraecola; Brachycaudus helichrysi; Macrosiphum euphorbiae; Myzus ornatus, persicae; Neomyzus circumflexus; Uroleucon ambrosiae ssp.

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