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By Whitney Cranshaw,Richard Redak

Bugs Rule! offers a full of life creation to the biology and usual heritage of bugs and their noninsect cousins, resembling spiders, scorpions, and centipedes. This richly illustrated textbook positive aspects greater than 830 colour pictures, a concise assessment of the fundamentals of entomology, and diverse sidebars that spotlight and clarify key issues. distinct chapters hide all of the significant insect teams, describing their body structure, behaviors, feeding conduct, copy, human interactions, and more.

Ideal for nonscience majors and a person looking to examine extra approximately bugs and their arthropod relations, Bugs Rule! bargains a one of a kind gateway into the area of those notable creatures.

  • Places a better emphasis on ordinary heritage than normal textbooks at the subject
  • Covers the biology and typical heritage of the entire insect orders
  • Provides an intensive assessment of the noninsect arthropods, corresponding to spiders, scorpions, centipedes, millipedes, and crustaceans
  • Features greater than 830 colour photos
  • Highlights the significance of bugs and different arthropods, together with their influence on human society
  • An on-line representation package deal is out there to professors

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