The biology of blood-sucking in insects [E-Book] / M.J. Lehane.
Lehane, M. J., (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
1 online resource (xii, 321 pages)
englisch
9780511610493
9780521543958
9780521836081
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • The importance of blood-sucking insects
  • 2.
  • The evolution of the blood-sucking habit
  • 3.
  • Feeding preferences of blood-sucking insects
  • 4.
  • Location of the host
  • 5.
  • Ingestion of the blood meal
  • 6.
  • Managing the blood meal
  • 7.
  • Host-insect interactions
  • 8.
  • Transmission of parasites by blood-sucking insects
  • 9.
  • The blood-sucking insect groups.