Aphid predators - Pelagic Publishing

Aphid predators

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    Tags:
    • aphid
    • aphids
    • ecology
    • economic entomology
    • entomology
    • identification
    • key
    • predation
    • predator

    Description

    Aphids and their colonies are excellent arenas in which to observe predators in action. A range of insects come to eat or parasitise the aphids or to drink their honeydew.

    Readership

    Sixth-form, undergraduate, postgraduate, field centre, ecological consultant, wildlife trust, conservation volunteer

    Table of Contents

    Introduction;
    Natural History
    Investigating predation
    Identification: Guide to aphid species: Key I Major groups of insects found at aphid colonies; Key II Hoverflies; Key III Ladybirds; Key IV Aphid midges; Key V Flower bugs; Key VI Lacewings; Key VII Ants; Guide to ground and rove beetles
    Techniques
    Useful addresses; References and further reading.

    Bibliographic Information

    • 77 pages
    • Figures, b/w illustrations
    • 2 colour plates
    • BISAC NAT017000, SCI020000
    • BIC PSVT7, PSVS, WNCN