The evolution of mating systems in insects and arachnids [E-Book] / edited by Jae C. Choe and Bernard J. Crespi.
Choe, Jae C., (editor)
Crespi, Bernard J., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1997
1 online resource (viii, 387 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Evolutionary perspectives on insect mating / Richard D. Alexander, David C. Marshall and John R. Cooley
  • Sexual selection by cryptic female choice in insects and arachnids / William G. Eberhard
  • Natural and sexual selection components of odonate mating patterns / Ola M. Fincke, Jonathan K. Waage and Walter D. Koenig
  • Sexual selection in resource defense polygyny : lessons from territorial grasshoppers / Michael D. Greenfield
  • Reproductive strategies of the crickets (Orthoptera : Gryllidae) / Marlene Zuk and Leigh W. Simmons
  • The evolution of edible "sperm sacs" and other forms of courtship feeding in crickets, katydids and their kin (Orthoptera : Ensifera) / Darryl T. Gwynne
  • The evolution of mating systems in the Zoraptera : mating variations and sexual conflicts / Jae C. Choe
  • The evolution of water strider mating systems : causes and consequences of sexual conflicts / Göran Arnqvist
  • Multiple mating, sperm competition, and cryptic female choice in the leaf beetles (Coleoptera : Chrysomelidae) / Janis L. Dickinson
  • Firefly mating ecology, selection and evolution / James E. Lloyd
  • Modern mating systems in archaic Holometabola : sexuality in neuropterid insects / Charles S. Henry
  • Mating systems of parasitoid wasps / H.C.J. Godfray and J.M. Cook
  • Fig-associated wasps : pollinators and parasites, sex-ratio adjustment and male polymorphism, population structure and its consequences / Edward Allen Herre [and others]
  • Evolution of mate-signaling in moths : phylogenetic considerations and predictions from the asymmetric tracking hypothesis / P. Larry Phelan
  • Sexual dimorphism, mating systems and ecology in butterflies / Ronald L. Rutowski
  • Lek behavior of insects / Todd E. Shelly and Timothy S. Whittier
  • Mate choice and species isolation in swarming insects / John M. Sivinski and Erik Petersson
  • Function and evolution of antlers and eye stalks in flies / Gerald S. Wilkinson and Gary N. Dodson
  • Sex via the substrate : mating systems and sexual selection in pseudoscorpions / David W. Zeh and Jeanne A. Zeh
  • Jumping spider mating strategies : sex among cannibals in and out of webs / Robert R. Jackson and Simon D. Pollard
  • Sexual conflict and the evolution of mating systems / William D. Brown, Bernard J. Crespi and Jae C. Choe.