Tropical Fruit Flies (Tephritidae: Dacinae) of South-East Asia: Indomalaya to North-West Australasia

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Drew, Richard AI and Romig, Meredith

Publisher: CAB International--Euros

ISBN: 978-1-78-064035-8

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This major new reference work details the taxonomic research into the subfamily Dacinae, which contains the tropical fruit flies of south-east Asia, as well as many other regions of the world.

While focusing on south-east Asian fauna, all known species are included, through a study of the type material available in museums around the world. Specimens collected in major surveys conducted across Asia from 1983 to present have also been used to ensure a complete, in-depth review of this subfamily.

Providing complete descriptions and artwork of all species of Dacinae recorded from the south-east Asian region for the first time, this book is written and illustrated by experts with over 80 years' combined research experience. Areas covered include: India, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, China, Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, Palau, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. It is an essential reference for departments of agriculture, researchers and students of entomology and quarantine, horticultural and chemical industry personnel worldwide.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CAB International--Euros
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Drew, Richard AI and Romig, Meredith
ISBN: 978-1-78-064035-8
Specialty:
Entomology
Animal Sciences
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 856
Illustrations: 500
Year: 2013

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Tropical Fruit Flies (Tephritidae: Dacinae) of South-East Asia: Indomalaya to North-West Australasia

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