This unique book is written with the novice in mind, providing an introduction to all aspects of working with cockroaches. The focus of this writing is on the neuro-endicrine system of cockroaches, which was collected by entomologists, primarily with the aim of improving methods of insect pest control. It includes some chapters devoted exclusively to techniques with detailed instructions. This comprehensive work also covers details of anatomy along with illustrations and experimental results, This is one of the few books available which provides such a broad coverage of areas of neurobiology of one organism. This handbook is a must for all researchers in the biomedical/veterinary field. Entomologists will find this reading exciting as well.As in the thorax, each abdominal segment has a tergum, a sternum, and a pleuron, as well as eight pairs of spiracles (see Section V.C). It is particularly easy to determine the ... Diagram of cockroach epicuticle.aquot;(1) Cement layer; (2) wax layer;.
|Title||:||Cockroaches as Models for Neurobiology Applications in Biomedical Research|
|Author||:||Ivan Huber, Edward P. Masler, Balakrishna R. Rao|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1990-02-28|