n African Entomology - Hymenoptera : Evolution, Biology and Biological Control, A.D. Austin & M. Dowton (Eds.) : book review

Volume 9, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-3589
  • Author C.D. Eardley
  • Source : African Entomology, Volume 9, Issue 2, Sep 2001, p. 205 - 206
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)
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The insect order comprises the bees, wasps, ants and sawflies. In many terrestrial biodiversity studies this group has emerged as one of the more abundant and speciose. Amid the diverse life forms are eusocial species, predators, parasites and many forms of herbivory, such as external feeders, pollen gatherers and gall formers. Between and within these varied life forms are a host of behavioural patterns.

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