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An Introduction to the World of Insects
by Whitney Cranshaw & Richard Redak

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2013, 496 pages, 830+ color photos, 18 tables. This book provides a lively introduction to the biology and natural history of insects and a thorough review of non-insect arthropods, such as spiders, scorpions, centipedes, millipedes, and crustaceans. The richly illustrated volume features detailed color photographs, a concise overview of the basics of entomology, and numerous sidebars that highlight and explain key points. Detailed chapters cover all of the insect orders, describing their physiology, behaviors, feeding habits, reproduction, and more. The text also highlights the importance of insects and other arthropods, including their impact on human society.

This is the ideal book for anyone seeking to learn more about insects and their arthropod relatives, including non-science majors. It offers a one-of-a-kind gateway into the world of these amazing creatures.

Hardcover; 8 x 10".

About the Authors - Whitney Cranshaw is professor of entomology at Colorado State University. He is the author of Garden Insects of North America BioQuip #3612.  Richard Redak is professor of entomology at the University of California, Riverside. Both authors have years of experience teaching introductory entomology classes.

3360 Cranshaw, Bugs Rule! An Introduction to the World of Insects

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