Volume 52 1994

Insect life-cycle polymorphism

Theory, evolution and ecological consequences for seasonality and diapause control

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ISBN: 978-90-481-4401-3 (Print) 978-94-017-1888-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-3

    Insect life-cycle polymorphism: Introduction

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    Pages 5-40

    Diversity and integration of life-cycle controls in insects

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    Pages 41-67

    Seasonal plasticity and life-cycle adaptations in butterflies

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    Pages 69-89

    Evolutionarily stable seasonal timing of univoltine and bivoltine insects

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    Pages 91-112

    Variation of carabid life cycles along climatic gradients: An adaptive perspective for life-history evolution under adverse conditions

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    Pages 113-132

    Variation in diapause characteristics and its consequences on population phenomena in the two-spotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae Koch

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    Pages 133-171

    Climatic legacies and sex Chromosomes: Latitudinal patterns of voltinism, diapause, size, and host-plant selection in two species of swallowtail butterflies at their hybrid zone

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    Pages 173-190

    Diapause as a pivotal factor for latitudinal and seasonal adaptation in Locusta migratoria in Japan

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    Pages 191-204

    Summer diapause in the polymorphic life cycle of the noctuid moth Mamestra brassicae

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    Pages 205-226

    Life-history variation in Dolichopoda cave crickets

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    Pages 227-243

    Life-history patterns in 15 populations of Protohermes (Megaloptera: Corydalidae): Effects of prey size and temperature

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    Pages 245-261

    Production of alatae in response to low temperature in aphids: A trait of seasonal adaptation

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    Pages 263-275

    Wing dimorphism and migration in the brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens Stål

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    Pages 277-312

    Seasonal time partitioning and polymorphism in the developmental cycles of sympatric Staphylinoidea (Coleoptera) living in an unstable environment

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    Pages 313-347

    Control of alternate-year flight activities in high-alpine Ringlet butterflies (Erebia, Satyridae) and Burnet moths (Zygaena, Zygaenidae) from temperate environments

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    Pages 349-365

    Insect life-cycle polymorphism: Current ideas and future prospects

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 367-381