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Climate Change and Insect Pests (Hardcover)

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Insects, being poikilothermic, are among the organisms that are most likely to respond to changes in climate, particularly increased temperatures. Range expansions into new areas, further north and to higher elevations, are already well documented, as are physiological and phenological responses. It is anticipated that the damage by insects will increase as a consequence of climate change, i.e. increasing temperatures primarily.Climate Change and Insect Pests sums up present knowledge regarding both agricultural and forest insect pests and climate change in order to identify future research directions.
Number of Pages: 279
Genre: Technology, Science
Sub-Genre: Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology, Pest Control
Series Title: CABI Climate Change
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
Language: English
Street Date: November 16, 2015
TCIN: 17464009
UPC: 9781780643786
Item Number (DPCI): 247-46-7497

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