2011

Recent Advances in Entomological Research

From Molecular Biology to Pest Management

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ISBN: 978-3-642-17814-6 (Print) 978-3-642-17815-3 (Online)

Table of contents (25 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Insect-Plant Interactions

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      Pages 1-1

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      Deciphering the Plant-Insect Phenotypic Arms Race

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      Pages 34-48

      Insect Herbivory-Inducible Proteins Confer Post-Ingestive Plant Defenses

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      Pages 49-72

      Inducible Direct Defense of Plants Against Insects

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      Pages 73-85

      Host Marking and Host Discrimination in Phytophagous Insects

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      Pages 86-102

      Nitrogen Modulation on Plant Direct and Indirect Defenses

  3. Molecular Biology, Physiology, Behavior and Ecology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-120

      Viruses and Viral Diseases of the Honey Bee, Apis mellifera

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      Pages 121-131

      Biological Function of Insect Yellow Gene Family

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      Pages 132-149

      Bursicon, a Neuropeptide Hormone That Controls Cuticle Tanning and Beyond

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      Pages 150-190

      Chemical Ecology of Bark Beetles in Regard to Search and Selection of Host Trees

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      Pages 191-200

      Infochemical-tritrophic Interactions of Soybean Aphids-host Plants-natural Enemies and Their Practical Applications in Pest Management

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      Pages 201-212

      The Responses of Insects to Global Warming

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      Pages 213-226

      Biology and Reproductive Strategies in the Subterranean Termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)

  4. Insect Toxicology and Insecticide Resistance Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 227-227

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      Pages 229-245

      P450—mediated Insecticide Detoxification and Its Implication in Insecticide Efficacy

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      Pages 246-257

      House Fly Ctyochrome P450s: Their Role in Insecticide Resistance and Strategies in the Isolation and Characterization

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      Pages 258-279

      Metamorphosis of Cisgenic Insect Resistance Research in the Transgenic Crop Era

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      Pages 280-294

      Time for a New Look at the Relationship Between Bt Plants and Insect Natural Enemies

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      Pages 295-305

      The Development of Pyrethroid Resistance in the Mosquito Culex quinquefasciatus

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      Pages 306-329

      Resistance to Transgenic Bacillus thuringiensis Crops in Target Insect Pests: Current Status and Prospect

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      Pages 330-344

      Potential Use of Proteinase Inhibitors, Avidin, and other Bio-reagents for Synergizing Bt Performance and Delaying Resistance Development to Bt

  5. Emerging Pest Management Strategies and Technologies

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      Pages 345-345

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      Pages 347-358

      Advances and Prospects of RNAi Technologies in Insect Pest Management

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