Insect Conservation Biology: Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society's 23nd Symposium (Google eBook)
Alan J. A. Stewart, T. R. New, O. T. Lewis
CABI, Jan 1, 2007 - Insects - 457 pages
These proceedings contain papers on insect conservation biology that are classified under 3 themes: (1) the current status of insect conservation, and major avenues for progress and hindrances (6 papers); (2) insects as model organisms in conservation biology (6 papers); and (3) future directions in insect conservation biology (6 papers).
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2 Insect Conservation in Tropical Forests
Rationale Evaluation Tools and Example Programme Case Studies
4 What Have Red Lists Done for Us? The Values and Limitations of Protected Species Listing for Invertebrates
A Habitat Perspective
6 Implementing Ecological Networks for Conserving Insect and Other Biodiversity
Theory and Progress
8 Insect Populations in Fragmented Habitats
12 Conservation Genetics for Insects
13 Broadening Benefits to Insects from Wider Conservation Agendas
A Threat to Insect Conservation?
Crop Pollination and Pest Control
16 Insect Conservation in Agricultural Landscapes
17 Genetically Modified Crops and Insect Conservation
Progress and Prospects
abundance agricultural aphids Applied Ecology approach areas arthropods assemblages assessment Australia bees beetles Biodiversity and Conservation bioindication Biological Conservation Biological Sciences breeding Britain British butterfly carabid climate change Coleoptera Conservation Biology decline Dennis distribution dynamics ecosystem services Ecosystems and Environment effects English Nature Entomological Society Entomology environmental example extinction fauna field fragmentation genetic Glanville fritillary global GM crops grassland groups habitat habitat fragmentation habitat loss Hanski herbivores host plant impact important inbreeding increased indicators insect conservation insect species interactions invertebrate IUCN Journal of Insect Kremen landscape larvae Lepidoptera London Series Lycaenidae metapopulation models monitoring moths natural enemies Naturalists Oecologia parasitoids patch pest control pollination population potential predators programmes range Red List regions Research Royal Society Samways scale Society of London spatial species richness Steffan-Dewenter structure studies taxa taxonomic temperature Thomas tion transgenic tropical forest Tscharntke vegetation wild Wildlife Woiwod