The Biology of Mosquitoes

Volume 1 — Development, Nutrition and Reproduction
January 1992
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  • Published
    1st January 1992
  • ISBN 9780851993744
  • Language English
  • Pages 532 pp.
  • Size 6.875" x 9.75"

This book is a detailed account of the embryology, growth and metamorphosis of mosquitoes, the nutrition of larvae and adults, and egg production by the adult females. Physiological adaptations of larvae to their aquatic environment are also described. Written in a manner to be comprehensible to any informed biologist, the book has received glowing reviews.

Alan N. Clements

Alan N. Clements is Emeritus Professor of Medical Entomology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK.