Chapter 11. Parasitoids and Predators

  1. Simon R. Leather
  1. Nick Mills

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750513.ch11

Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems

Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems

How to Cite

Mills, N. (2005) Parasitoids and Predators, in Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems (ed S. R. Leather), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750513.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Department of Biological Sciences, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, Silwood Park, Ascot, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 7 DEC 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053889

Online ISBN: 9780470750513

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Keywords:

  • entomophagous insect assemblages;
  • parasitoid assemblages;
  • predator assemblages;
  • direct observation;
  • gut detection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Parasitoids and predators

  • Introduction

  • Composition of entomophagous insect assemblages

  • Sampling to estimate the impact of entomophagous species

  • Diversity of entomophagous species