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書名 The evolution of insect mating systems / edited by David M. Shuker and Leigh W. Simmons
出版項 Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press ; [St. Albans] : The Royal Entomological Society, 2014
©2014
國際標準書號 9780199678020 (hbk.)
0199678022 (hbk.)
9780199678037 (pbk.)
0199678030 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 生命科學圖書館  QL495 E938 2014    在架上    30150100401063
版本 First Edition
說明 xiv, 339 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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still image sti rdacontent
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附註 Updated version of: The evolution of insect mating systems / Randy Thornhill and John Alcock. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1983. (Preface)
"This book is published on the occasion of the Royal Entomological Society's International Symposium on 'The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems' in St. Andrews, September 4-6, 2013. All symposium speakers contributed to this volume"--Page [v]
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-334) and index
Contributors -- 1. Modes of reproduction / Benjamin B. Normark -- 2. Sexual selection theory / David M. Shuker -- 3. Mating systems / Hanna Kokko, Hope Klug, and Michael D. Jennions -- 4. The genetics of insect mating systems / Michael G. Ritchie and Roger K. Butlin -- 5. Reproductive physiology and behaviour / Patricia J. Moore -- 6. Reproductive contests and the evolution of extreme weaponry / Douglas J. Emlen -- 7. Alternative phenotypes within mating systems / Bruno A. Buzatto, Joseph L. Tomkins, and Leigh W. Simmons -- 8. Mate choice / John Hunt and Scott K. Sakaluk -- 9. The evolution of polyandry / Rhonda R. Snook -- 10. Sperm competition / Leigh W. Simmons -- 11. Cryptic female choice / Göran Arnqvist -- 12. Parental care / Per T. Smiseth -- 13. Parasites and pathogens in sexual selection / Marlene Zuk and Nina Wedell -- 14. Sexual selection in social insects / Boris Baer -- 15. The evolution of insect mating systems / John Alcock and Randy Thornhill
主題 Insects -- Reproduction
Insects -- Evolution
Insects -- Behavior -- Evolution
Sexual behavior in animals
Sexual Behavior, Animal
Insects -- physiology
Alt Author Shuker, David M., editor
Simmons, Leigh W., 1960- editor
Thornhill, Randy. Evolution of insect mating systems
Alcock, John, 1942- Evolution of insect mating systems
Royal Entomological Society (Great Britain), issuing body
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