Insects on Dock Plants

Does removal of dead material around the plants increase or decrease the amount of damage to docks ? How does it affect the number of insect species living on the plants ? It is known from other insect / plant systems that infestation ...

Insects on Dock Plants

Dock plants are widely accessible and pleasant to work with, and ecologists can begin to unravel the interactions that link together the species in a representative insect/plant community. Their fauna is now also well enough known to be accessible to the non-specialist.

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Insects on Dock Plants
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: David T. Salt, John B. Whittaker
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Naturalists' Handbook

Dock plants are widely accessible and pleasant to work with, and ecologists can begin to unravel the interactions that link together the species in a representative insect/plant community. Their fauna is now also well enough known to be accessible to the non-specialist.
Amphibians and reptiles
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Trevor Beebee
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-01 - Publisher: Pelagic Publishing Ltd

A comprehensive guide to the native and non-native species of amphibian and reptile found in the British Isles. It covers the biology, ecology, conservation and identification of the British herpetofauna, and provides keys to adults and young.
Leaf beetles
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Dave Hubble
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-08 - Publisher: Pelagic Publishing Ltd

Leaf beetles are one of the largest groups of beetles, with tens of thousands of species worldwide and around 280 in Britain. They belong mainly to the family Chrysomelidae, but also to two small closely related families, the Megalopodidae and Orsodacnidae. This book provides a comprehensive overview with detailed and
The Royal Entomological Society Book of British Insects
Language: en
Pages: 600
Authors: Peter C. Barnard
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The Royal Entomological Society (RES) and Wiley-Blackwell are proud to present this landmark publication, celebrating the wonderful diversity of the insects of the British Isles, and the work of the RES (founded 1833). This book is the only modern systematic account of all 558 families of British insects, covering not
Beyond Extreme Close-Up Photography
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Julian Cremona
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-23 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

Extreme macrophotography opens up a new world for photographers, particularly biologists. By photographing subjects way beyond just life size magnifications, this book takes you a step closer to the very cells that make up organisms. Written with clarity and detail, Julian Cremona's book is the perfect guide and sister title