Insect Conservation and Islands

  • T. R. New

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-V
  2. Roger L. H. Dennis, Leonardo Dapporto, Tim G. Shreeve, Eddie John, John G. Coutsis, Otakar Kudrna et al.
    Pages 11-42
  3. Steven L. Chown, Jennifer E. Lee, Justine D. Shaw
    Pages 83-97
  4. Eric Garraway, A. J. A. Bailey, B. E. Freeman, J. R. Parnell, T. C. Emmel
    Pages 189-203

About this book

Introduction

A series of original papers and reviews dealing with the peculiarities of island insects and their conservation in many parts of the world. Contributions to this special issue of Journal of Insect Conservation range from biogeographical analyses andecological features of island insects and their evolution to the variety of concerns for their wellbeing, and practical conservation through a variety of, sometimes novel, approaches. They provide a valuable and up-to-date resource for entomologists and conservation practitioners.

Keywords

Entomology Evolution Insect Ecology Insect conservation Island biogeography Orthoptera biodiversity insect

Editors and affiliations

  • T. R. New
    • 1
  1. 1.La Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-8782-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-8781-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-8782-0
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