• Twitter
  • Facebook
Theme
Currency
Log-in | Register | My Basket : arrow
Item   Qty Price
Male Genitalia of Butterflies on Balkan Peninsula with a Checklist Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea Male Genitalia of Butterflies on Balkan Peninsula with a Checklist Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea
Type : Hardback
Author : Jaksic, P.N.
1 £12.00

Butterflies of the Oriental Region. Parts 1-3 Butterflies of the Oriental Region. Parts 1-3
Type : Hardback
Author : d'Abrera, B.
1 £185.00

Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Satyrinae 5: Tribe Satyrini. Satyrus, Minois, Hipparchia Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Satyrinae 5: Tribe Satyrini. Satyrus, Minois, Hipparchia
Type : Paperback
Author : Sbordoni, V.; Cesaroni, D.; Coutsis, J.G.; Bozano, G.C.
1 £32.00

Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Lycaenidae 4:Subfamily Polyommatinae, Tribe Polyommatini, Genus Polyommatus, Subgenus Agrodiaetus Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Lycaenidae 4:Subfamily Polyommatinae, Tribe Polyommatini, Genus Polyommatus, Subgenus Agrodiaetus
Type : Paperback
Author : Eckweiler, W.; Bozano, G.C.
1 £32.00

Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Pieridae 3: Coliadinae: Rhodocerini, Euremini, Coliadini (Gonepteryx and others) & Dismorpiinae (Leptidea) Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region: Pieridae 3: Coliadinae: Rhodocerini, Euremini, Coliadini (Gonepteryx and others) & Dismorpiinae (Leptidea)
Type : Paperback
Author : Bozano, G.C.; Coutsis, J.G.; Herman, P.; Allegrucci, G.; Cesaroni, D.; Sbordoni, V.
1 £32.00

Goods Total £293.00

View Your Basket Checkout My Order
5 items - £293.00
Our Publications

The Pemberley Bookshop

Our Shop

Why not come and peruse our comprehensive range of natural history titles at our well stocked bookshop, where you can also receive our expert advice. Click here for details of our shop.

Rhythms of Insect Evolution: Evidence from the Jurassic and Cretaceous in Northern China

by Ren, D.

  • Hardback £175.00
  • New Book Availability : Usually available within 5 day(s)
  • Add to wishlist
  • Catalogue No : 39177
  • ISBN : 9781119427988
  • Published : 2019
  • Cover : Hardback
  • Pages : 728
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Illustrations : col photos, line drawings

Our customers have not yet submitted a review for this title - click here to be the first to write a review

Description:

Documents morphology, taxonomy, phylogeny, evolutionary changes, and interactions of 23 orders of insects from the Middle Jurassic and Early Cretaceous faunas in Northern China. This book showcases 23 different orders of insect fossils from the Mid Mesozoic period (165 to 125 Ma) that were discovered in Northeastern China. It covers not only their taxonomy and morphology, but also their potential implications on natural sciences, such as phylogeny, function, interaction, evolution, and ecology. It covers fossil sites; paleogeology; co-existing animals and plants in well-balanced eco-systems; insects in the spotlight; morphological evolution and functional development; and interactions of insects with co-existing plants, vertebrates, and other insects. The book also includes many elegant and beautiful photographs, line drawings, and 3-D reconstructions of fossilized and extant insects. Rhythms of Insect Evolution: Evidence from the Jurassic and Cretaceous in Northern China features chapter coverage of such insects as the: Ephemeroptera; Odonata; Blattaria; Isoptera; Orthoptera; Notoptera; Dermaptera; Chresmodidae; Phasmatodea; Plecoptera; Psocoptera; Homoptera; Heteroptera; Megaloptera; Raphidioptera; Neuroptera; Coleoptera; Hymenoptera Diptera; Mecoptera; Siphonaptera; Trichoptera and Lepidoptera. Combines academic natural science, popular science, and artistic presentation to illustrate rhythms of evolution for fossil insects from the Mid Mesozoic of Northern China Documents morphology, taxonomy, phylogeny, and evolutionary changes of 23 orders of insects from the Middle Jurassic and Early Cretaceous faunas in Northern China Presents interactions of insects with plants, vertebrates, and other insects based on well-preserved fossil evidence Uses photos of extant insects and plants, fossil and amber specimens, line drawings, and 3-D computer-generated reconstruction artworks to give readers clear and enjoyable impressions of the scientific findings Introduces insect-related stories from western and Chinese culture in text or sidebars to give global readers broader exposures Rhythms of Insect Evolution: Evidence from the Jurassic and Cretaceous in Northern China will appeal to entomologists, evolutionists, paleontologists, paleoecologists, and natural scientists.

You may also like...

Trilobites of the World: An Atlas of 1000 Photographs

Trilobites of the World: An Atlas of 1000 Photographs

Lawrance, P.; Stammers, S.

Price £45.00

A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the West Dorset Coast

A Guide to Fossil Collecting on the West Dorset Coast

Snowball, S.; Chivers, C.

Price £18.99

Fossil Orthoptera Ensifera

Fossil Orthoptera Ensifera

Zeuner, F.E.

Price £80.00

Fossil Arachnids

Fossil Arachnids

Dunlop, J. A.; Penney, D.

Price £60.00

Subscribe to our mailing list More details about our mailing list arrow