The Resource Secret weapons : defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures, Thomas Eisner, Maria Eisner, Melody Siegler

Secret weapons : defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures, Thomas Eisner, Maria Eisner, Melody Siegler

Label
Secret weapons : defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures
Title
Secret weapons
Title remainder
defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Eisner, Maria Eisner, Melody Siegler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
595.7147
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL496
LC item number
.E42 2005
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL496
NAL item number
.E42 2005
Nature of contents
bibliography
Secret weapons : defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures, Thomas Eisner, Maria Eisner, Melody Siegler
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Secret weapons : defenses of insects, spiders, scorpions, and other many-legged creatures, Thomas Eisner, Maria Eisner, Melody Siegler
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 2.
  • Vonones sayi (a harvestman)
  • Family Sclerosomatidae
  • 3.
  • Leiobunum nigripalpi (a daddylonglegs)
  • Order Scorpiones
  • Family Vejovidae
  • 4.
  • Vejovis spinigerus (the striped tail scorpion)
  • Order Araneida
  • Prologue
  • Family Oxyopidae
  • 5.
  • Peucetia viridans (the green lynx spider)
  • Class Chilopoda
  • Order Scolopendrida
  • Family Scholopendiridae
  • 6.
  • Scolopendra heros (the giant Sonoran centipede)
  • Order Geophilida
  • Family Oryidae
  • Class Arachnida
  • 7.
  • Orphnaeus brasilianus (a geophilid centipede)
  • Class Diplopoda
  • Order Spirobolida
  • 8.
  • Floridobolus penneri (the Florida scrub millipede)
  • Order Polydesmida
  • Family Polydesmidae
  • 9.
  • Apheloria kleinpeteri (a polydesmid millipede)
  • Order Uropygi
  • Order Polyzoniida
  • Family Polyzoniidae
  • 10.
  • Polyzonium rosalbum (a polyzoniid millipede)
  • Order Glomerida
  • Family Glomeridae
  • 11.
  • Glomeris marginata (a pill millipede)
  • Order polyxenida
  • Family polyxenidae
  • Family Theliphonidae
  • 12.
  • Polyxenus fasciculatus (a bristle millipede)
  • Class Insecta
  • Order Dyctioptera
  • Family Blattidae
  • 13.
  • Eurycotis floridana (the Florida woods cockroach)
  • 14.
  • Periplaneta australasiae (the Australian cockroach)
  • 15.
  • 1.
  • Deropeltis wahlbergi (a blattid cockroach)
  • Family Blaberidae
  • 16.
  • Diploptera punctata (the Pacific beetle cockroach) --
  • Mastigoproctus giganteus (the vinegaroon)
  • Order Opiliones
  • Family Cosmetidae
  • Order Phasmatodea
  • Family Diapheromeridae
  • 19.
  • Oreophoetes perusana (a walkingstick)
  • Family Pseudophasmatidae
  • 20.
  • Anisomorpha buprestoides (the two-striped walkingstick)
  • Order Orthoptera
  • Family Romaleidae
  • 21.
  • Order Dermaptera
  • Romalea guttata (the eastern lubber grasshopper)
  • Order Hemiptera
  • Family Coreidae
  • 22.
  • Chelinidea vittiger (a leaf-footed bug)
  • Family Reduviidae
  • 23.
  • Apiomerus flaviventris (a reduviid bug)
  • Family Belostomatidae
  • 24.
  • Family Forficulidae
  • Abedus herberti (a giant water bug)
  • Family Aphididae
  • 25.
  • Aphis nerii (the oleander aphid)
  • 26.
  • Prociphilus tessellatus (the woolly alder aphid)
  • Family Flatidae
  • 27.
  • Ormenaria rufifascia (a flatid planthopper)
  • Family Cercopidae
  • 17.
  • 28.
  • Prosapia bicincta (the two-lined spittlebug)
  • Family Dactylopiidae
  • 29.
  • Dactylopius confusus (a cochineal bug)
  • Family Aleyrodidae
  • 30.
  • Metaleurodicus griseus (a whitefly)
  • Order Neuroptera
  • Family Chrysopidae
  • Doru taeniatum (an earwig)
  • 31.
  • Ceraeochrysa cubana (a green lacewing)
  • 32.
  • Ceraeochrysa smithi (a green lacewing)
  • 33.
  • Chrysopa slossonae (a green lacewing)
  • Order Coleoptera
  • Family Carabidae
  • 34.
  • Galerita lecontei (a ground beetle)
  • Order Isoptera
  • 35.
  • Brachinus (many species) (bombardier beetles)
  • Family Gyrinidae
  • 36.
  • Dineutus hornii (a whirligig beetle)
  • Family Dytiscidae
  • 37.
  • Thermonectus marmoratus (a predaceous diving beetle)
  • Family Silphidae
  • 38.
  • Family Termitidae
  • Necrodes surinamensis (the red-lined carrion beetle)
  • Family Staphylinidae
  • 39.
  • Creophilus maxillosus (the hairy rove beetle) --
  • 18.
  • Nasutitermes exitiosus (a termite)
  • Calopteron reticulatum (the banded net-winged beetle)
  • Family Elateridae
  • 43.
  • Alaus myops (the eyed elater)
  • Family Buprestidae
  • 44.
  • Acmaeodera pulchella (the flat-headed baldcypress sapwood borer)
  • Family Coccinellidae
  • 45.
  • Cycloneda sanguinea (a ladybird beetle)
  • Family Cantharidae
  • 46.
  • Epilachna varivestis (the Mexican bean beetle)
  • Family Meloidae
  • 47.
  • Epicauta (an unidentified species) (a blister beetle)
  • Family Pyrochroidae
  • 48.
  • Neopyrochroa flabellata (a fire-colored beetle)
  • Family Tenebrionidae
  • 49.
  • 40.
  • Adelium percatum (a darkling beetle)
  • 50.
  • Bolitotherus cornutus (the forked fungus beetle)
  • 51.
  • Eleodes longicollis (a darkling beetle)
  • Family Scarabaeidae
  • 52.
  • Trichiotinus rufobrunneus (a scarab beetle)
  • Family Chrysomelidae
  • 53.
  • Chauliognathus lecontei (a soldier beetle)
  • Hemisphaerota cyanea (a tortoise beetle)
  • 54.
  • Gratiana pallidula (a tortoise beetle)
  • 55.
  • Plagiodera versicolora (the imported willow leaf beetle)
  • Order Lepidoptera
  • Family Dalceridae
  • 56.
  • Dalcerides ingenita (a dalcerid moth)
  • Family Noctuidae
  • Family Lampyridae
  • 57.
  • Litoprosopus futilis (the palmetto borer moth)
  • Family Notodontidae
  • 58.
  • Schizura unicornis (the unicorn caterpillar moth)
  • Family Thyrididae
  • 59.
  • Calindoea trifascialis (a thyridid moth)
  • Family Yponomeutidae
  • 60.
  • 41.
  • Ypsolopha dentella (the European honeysuckle leaf roller) --
  • Photinus ignitus and Photuris versicolor (fireflies)
  • Family Lycidae
  • 42.
  • Automeris io (the io moth)
  • Family Papilionidae
  • 64.
  • Eurytides marcellus (the zebra swallowtail butterfly)
  • Family Pieridae
  • 65.
  • Pieris rapae (the cabbage butterfly)
  • Family Nymphalidae
  • 66.
  • Danaus plexippus (the monarch butterfly)
  • Family Geometridae
  • Order Hymenoptera
  • Family Pergidae
  • 67.
  • Perga affinis (a pergine sawfly)
  • Family Formicidae
  • 68.
  • Camponotus floridanus (a carpenter ant)
  • Family Apidae
  • 69.
  • Apis mellifera (the honey bee)
  • 61.
  • Epilogue
  • How to study insects and their kin
  • Acknowledgments
  • Illustration credits
  • Index
  • Nemoria outina (a geometrid moth)
  • Family Arctiidae
  • 62.
  • Utetheisa ornatrix (the rattlebox moth)
  • Family Saturniidae
  • 63.
Control code
ocm57506693
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
x, 372 p.
Isbn
9780674018822
Lccn
2005041042
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)57506693

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