Physiological Systems in Insects

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  • Author : Marc J Klowden
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 696 pages
  • ISBN : 0124159702
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Physiological Systems in Insects

Physiological Systems in Insects
  • Author : Marc J Klowden
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 May 2013
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Physiological Systems in Insects discusses the roles of molecular biology, neuroendocrinology, biochemistry, and genetics in our understanding of insects. All chapters in the new edition are updated, with major revisions to those covering swiftly evolving areas like endocrine, developmental, behavioral, and nervous systems. The new edition includes the latest details from the literature on hormone receptors, behavioral genetics, insect genomics, neural integration, and much more. Organized according to insect physiological functions, this book is fully updated with the latest and

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  • Publisher : Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 01 August 2011
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Insect Physiology 21st Century Biology and Agriculture Textbook Series

Insect Physiology  21st Century Biology and Agriculture  Textbook Series
  • Author : K.P. Sanjayan
  • Publisher : Scientific Publishers
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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This textbook contains important, comprehensive and in-depth account of all aspects of insect physiology, providing wherever necessary also the fundamental knowledge of the various systems. Although it is aimed as a resource material for postgraduate students of entomology, it would serve as an essential reference source for invertebrate physiologists and neurologists, entomologists, zoologists and insect biochemists. To achieve this goal, extensive references have been made to several textbooks and reviews, to a few research papers dealing with applied aspects of

Insect Physiological Ecology

Insect Physiological Ecology
  • Author : Steven L. Chown,Steven Chown,Sue W. Nicolson,Department of Zoology and Entomology Sue W Nicolson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 July 2004
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Insects exhibit incredible physiological diversity, making them ideal model organisms for the purpose of this book. The authors draw together the central issues in physiology (nutrition, water balance, temperature, etc.) treating each in sufficient detail to give researchers a broad update in summary form.

Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Insects

Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Insects
  • Author : Jon F. Harrison,H. Arthur Woods,Stephen P. Roberts
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 26 January 2012
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Insects are the most ecologically important multicellular heterotrophs in terrestrial systems. They play critical roles in ecological food webs, remain devastating agricultural and medical pests, and represent the most diverse group of eukaryotes in terms of species numbers. Their dominant role among terrestrial heterotrophs arises from a number of key physiological traits, and in particular by the developmental and evolutionary plasticity of these traits. Ecological and Environmental Physiology of Insects presents a current and comprehensive overview of how the key

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Advances in Insect Physiology

Advances in Insect Physiology
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 26 October 1994
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Insect physiology is currently undergoing a revolution with the increased application of molecular biological techniques to investigate the molecular mechanisms underlying the physiological responses to insect cells. Advances in Insect Physiology has instituted a commitment to the publication of high quality reviews on molecular biology and molecular genetics in areas where they provide an increased understanding of physiological processes in insects. Volume 25 contains increased coverage on the molecular biology of insect physiology.

Target Receptors in the Control of Insect Pests

Target Receptors in the Control of Insect Pests
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 14 May 2014
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This volume of Advances in Insect Physiology contains comprehensive interdisciplinary reviews on basic and practical aspects relevant to major target receptors for crucial physiological functions and mechanisms in prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms, particularly insects. Chapters emphasize advanced genomic, molecular biology, chemical, and proteomic research on the receptors and their corresponding agonist and antagonist ligands. The book encompasses target systems such as sodium channels, octopamine/tyramine receptors, ABC transporters, acetylcholinesterase as a target enzyme, juvenile hormone receptors, and receptors targeted by

Regulation Digestion Nutrition Excretion

Regulation  Digestion  Nutrition  Excretion
  • Author : G. A. Kerkut
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2013
GET THIS BOOK Regulation Digestion Nutrition Excretion

In this volume, seven of the chapters deal with feeding and diet, which is reasonable since insects consume an estimated l5-20% of all the world's planted crops. Many insects even have a specialized larval feeding stage that usually occupies a different ecological niche to the adult and so does not compete for the adult's food stock. Other chapters describe the means by which insects maintain their water balance, nitrogen balance and temperature balance under a range of conditions. These

Comprehensive Insect Physiology Biochemistry and Pharmacology

Comprehensive Insect Physiology  Biochemistry  and Pharmacology
  • Author : G. A. Kerkut,Lawrence Irwin Gilbert
  • Publisher : Pergamon
  • Release : 17 October 1985
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This volume is primarily devoted to the analysis of the integument (epidermis, cuticle), the fat body, the connective tissues, the circulatory and respiratory systems. It discusses the organization and functioning of the insect systems implicated in growth, intermediary metabolism, homeostasis and defence mechanisms. Much of the volume is devoted to anatomical and structural developments, which appear as introductions to corresponding biochemical and physiological aspects. Many diagrams, drawings and photographs accompany the text throughout. Altogether, this volume presents a clear and

Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates

Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates
  • Author : M.F. Land,S.B. Laughlin,D.R. Nässel,N.J. Strausfeld,T.H. Waterman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 November 1980
GET THIS BOOK Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates

Morphology and physiology are two fields which cannot be separated. This statement needs to be amplified: purely factual results of a morphological or physiological nature only have real value when they are gained in the context of certain guiding, embracing questions. By themselves they are mostly of little value, because only a guiding hypothesis or theory is of any importance. Equally, a physiological question will always raise questions as to the morphological substrate, and vice versa. Thus, Wiedemann's discovery, for

Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates

Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates
  • Author : M.F. Land,S.B. Laughlin,D.R. Nässel,N.J. Strausfeld,T.H. Waterman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 12 February 2012
GET THIS BOOK Comparative Physiology and Evolution of Vision in Invertebrates

Morphology and physiology are two fields which cannot be separated. This statement needs to be amplified: purely factual results of a morphological or physiological nature only have real value when they are gained in the context of certain guiding, embracing questions. By themselves they are mostly of little value, because only a guiding hypothesis or theory is of any importance. Equally, a physiological question will always raise questions as to the morphological substrate, and vice versa. Thus, Wiedemann's discovery, for

Low Temperature Biology of Insects

Low Temperature Biology of Insects
  • Author : David L. Denlinger,Richard E. Lee, Jr
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 28 January 2010
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Low temperature is a major environmental constraint impacting the geographic distribution and seasonal activity patterns of insects. Written for academic researchers in environmental physiology and entomology, this book explores the physiological and molecular mechanisms that enable insects to cope with a cold environment and places these findings into an evolutionary and ecological context. An introductory chapter provides a primer on insect cold tolerance and subsequent chapters in the first section discuss the organismal, cellular and molecular responses that allow insects