Progress in Biological Control

Egg Parasitoids in Agroecosystems with Emphasis on Trichogramma

Editors: Consoli, Fernando L., Parra, José R. P., Zucchi, Roberto A. (Eds.)

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  • A comprehensive source of information on egg parasitoids
  • Dedicated chapters on egg parasitoid taxonomy, development, nutrition and reproduction, host recognition and utilization
  • A richly illustrated book providing an in depth analysis of literature available
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Egg Parasitoids in Agroecosystems with emphasis on Trichogramma was conceived to help in the promotion of biological control through egg parasitoids by providing both basic and applied information. The book has a series of chapters dedicated to the understanding of egg parasitoid taxonomy, development, nutrition and reproduction, host recognition and utilization, and their distribution and host associations. There are also several chapters focusing on the mass production and commercialization of egg parasitoids for biological control, addressing important issues such as parasitoid quality control, the risk assessment of egg parasitoids to non-target species, the use of egg parasitoids in integrated pest management programs and the impact of GMO on these natural enemies. Chapters provide an in depth analysis of the literature available, are richly illustrated, and propose future trends. The large number of contributors in several fields of Entomology makes this book the most comprehensive source of information for students and researchers working on egg parasitoids, biological control practitioners interested in applying these natural enemies in biocontrol programs or business managers focused in their mass production and commercialization.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook 171,19 €
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 228,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
Softcover 213,81 €
price for Spain (gross)
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Egg Parasitoids in Agroecosystems with Emphasis on Trichogramma
Editors
  • Fernando L. Consoli
  • José R. P. Parra
  • Roberto A. Zucchi
Series Title
Progress in Biological Control
Series Volume
9
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-9110-0
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4020-9110-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-9109-4
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-3354-1
Series ISSN
1573-5915
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 482
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