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Lundgren, Jonathan G.

Relationships of Natural Enemies and Non-Prey Foods

Lundgren, Jonathan G. - Relationships of Natural Enemies and Non-Prey Foods, ebook

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Table of contents

I. Glucophagy

1. The Functions of Non-Prey Foods in the Diets of Entomophagous Species

2. The Sugar Feeders

3. Floral Nectar

4. Extrafloral Nectar

5. Honeydew

II. Pollinivory

6. The Pollen Feeders

7. Adaptations to Pollen feeding

8. Pollen Nutrition and Defense

III. Granivory

9. The Seed Feeders

10. Adaptations to Granivory

11. Seed Nutrition and Defense

12. Seed-Associated Food Bodies

13. Seed Preferences of Natural Enemies

IV. Fungi and Microorganisms

14. Mycophagy

15. Symbioses with Microorganisms

V. Applied Aspects of Non-Prey Foods for Natural Enemies

16. Non-Prey Foods and Biological Control of Arthropods

17. Plant-Incorporated Pest Resistance and Natural Enemies

18. Biological Control of Weed Seeds in Agriculture Using Omnivorous Insects

19. Conclusions and the Relative Quality of Non-Prey Foods for Natural Enemies

Keywords: Life Sciences, Invertebrates, Plant Pathology, Zoology, Plant Sciences

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Progress in Biological Control
Page amount
488 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781402092350

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