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Corporate Author Royal Entomological Society of London. Symposium (22nd : 2004)

Title Insect evolutionary ecology [electronic resource] : proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society's 22nd Symposium / edited by M.D.E. Fellowes, G.J. Holloway, J. Rolff.

Imprint Wallingford ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., c2005.


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Description xii, 539 p. : ill., maps.
Note "The 21st [sic] Symposium of the Royal Entomological Society"--Introd.
"As there was no 21st Symposium volume produced due to the lack of papers presented to make a volume, a 'Special issue - Insects and disease' of Physiological entomology has been produced"--The Society's Web site.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Genetics, relatedness and social behaviour in insect societies / Andrew F.G. Bourke -- Do insect sexual ornaments demonstrate heightened condition dependence? / Samuel Cotton and Andrew Pomiankowski -- Sperm competition in butterflies and moths / Nina Wedell -- Alternative mating tactics and fatal fighting in male fig wasps / James M. Cook -- Seasonal plasticity, host plants, and the origin of butterfly biodiversity / Sören Nylin, Karl Gotthard and Georg H. Nygren -- Life histories and parasite pressure across the major groups of social insects / J.J. Boomsma, P. Schmid-Hempel and W.O.H. Hughes -- Cascading effects of plant genetic variation on herbivore communities / Robert S. Fritz and Cris G. Hochwender -- The role of parasites of insect reproduction in the diversification of insect reproductive processes / Gregory D.D. Hurst, K. Mary Webberley and Robert Knell -- The evolution of imperfect mimicry / Francis Gilbert -- Evolutionary ecology of insect host-parasite interactions : an ecological immunology perspective / Kenneth Wilson -- Adaptive plasticity in response to predators in dragonfly larvae and other aquatic insects / Frank Johansson and Robby Stoks -- The peppered moth : decline of a Darwinian disciple / Michael E.N. Majerus -- Insecticide resistance in the mosquito Culex pipiens : towards an understanding of the evolution of ace genes / M. Weill ... [et al.] -- Molecular and ecological differentiation of species and species interactions across large geographic regions : California and the Pacific Northwest / John N. Thompson and Ryan Calsbeek -- The genetic basis of speciation in a grasshopper hybrid zone / David M. Shuker ... [et al.] -- Assortative mating and speciation as pleiotropic effects of ecological adaptation : examples in moths and butterflies / Chris D. Jiggins, Igor Emelianov and James Mallet -- Specializations and host associations of social parasites of ants / Jeremy A. Thomas, Karsten Schönrogge and Graham W. Elmes -- Evolutionary changes in expanding butterfly populations / Jane K. Hill, Calvin Dytham and Clare L. Hughes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Insects -- Evolution -- Congresses.
Insects -- Ecology -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Fellowes, M. (Mark)
Holloway, G. (Graham)
Rolff, J. (Jens)
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0851998127 (alk. paper)

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