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Parasites in social insects

by Paul Schmid-Hempel

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insect societies,
  • Insects -- Parasites

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-380) and indexes.

    StatementPaul Schmid-Hempel.
    SeriesMonographs in behavior and ecology, Princeton paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL496 .S36 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 409 p. :
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL350781M
    ISBN 100691059233, 0691059241
    LC Control Number98010164

    The idea of "zombie scrolling syndrome" has legs, after all. From worms to wasps, nature has figured out mind control—in ways that bring to mind social media. [Book] Parasites in Social Insects. By Paul Schmid-Hempel. Requesting. Close.

    Polymorphism, the Social Medium, Guests and Parasites of the Social Insects, are other subjects discussed in this fascinating book. Read Full Product Description. Paperback. $;. This established, popular textbook provides a stimulating and comprehensive introduction to the insects, the animals that represent over half of the planets biological diversity. In this new fourth edition, the authors introduce the key features of insect structure, function, behavior, ecology and classification, placed within the latest ideas on insect evolution. Much of the book is organised.

    Polymorphism, the Social Medium, Guests and Parasites of the Social Insects, are other subjects discussed in this fascinating book. Table of Contents. 1. The Scope and Meaning of the Social Among the Insects 2. The Origin of the Terrebrantia and Aculeata 3. The Evolution of Wasps 4. The Evolution of Bees 5. Insects -- Parasites. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Insects; Parasites; Narrower term: Insect nematodes; Filed under: Insects -- Parasites [Collect.


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Parasites and Insects: Aspects of Social Behavior. In book: Reference Module in Life Sciences. Cite this publication. In social insects, alerting nestmates to the presence of a pathogen.T he singular success of the social insects in creating for themselves a peculiar medium has exposed them to the invasion of a host of greedy guests and parasites, which it is now our task to consider.

Nearly all of these intruders are Arthropods, and the great majority are Hexapods belonging to the most diverse families and : William Morton Wheeler.Parasitology by Dr.

Michele M. Klingbeil. Parasites are still an important threat to our global health and economy, and represent an important branch of infectious diseases. This note is designed to provide students of microbiology and biology with a basic understanding of classical and modern parasitology.

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