Introduction to Insects
Publisher: Wikipedia 2014
Contents: Insect; Insect physiology; Insect morphology; Blattodea - Cockroaches; Coleoptera - Beetles; Dermaptera - Earwigs; Diptera - Flies; Ephemeroptera - Mayflies; Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids, etc; Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies; Isoptera - Termites; Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths; Mantodea - Mantis; Neuroptera - Lacewings and Antlions; Odonata - Damselflies and Dragonflies; Phasmatodea - Stick Insects; Phthiraptera - Lice; Plecoptera - Stoneflies; Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids; Siphonaptera - Fleas.
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The book provides an overview of insects, mites and ticks that directly cause diseases of humans and domestic animals, and that transmit microbes causing disease. It is aimed at students and practitioners in medical and veterinary health services.
by O. A. Johanssen, W. A. Riley - The Comstock Publishing Company
The object of the Handbook is to afford a general survey of the field, and to put the student of medicine and entomology in touch with the discoveries and theories which underlie some of the most important modern work in preventive medicine.
by Robert Evans Snodgrass - Dover
Contents: the grasshopper and its cousins, roaches and other ancient insects, ways and means of living, termites, plant lice, the periodical cicada, insect metamorphosis, the caterpillar and the moth, mosquitoes and flies.
by W.J. Bell, L.M. Roth, C.A. Nalepa - The Johns Hopkins University Press
The cockroach is truly an evolutionary wonder. The book explores the fascinating natural history and behavior of cockroaches, describing their various colors, sizes, and shapes, as well as how they move on land, in water, and through the air.