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Entomology in Virginia

Entomology in Virginia

new problems and new approaches : a symposium celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Department of Entomology at Virginia Tech

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Published by Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Va .
Written in English

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  • Entomology -- Virginia -- Congresses

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    Statementeditor, Richard D. Fell
    SeriesInformation series -- 91-2, Information series (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences) -- 91-2
    ContributionsFell, Richard D, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Dept. of Entomology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14715089M

    I take it you don't want a textbook, then. I recommend the Peterson "Field Guide to Insects," assuming you live in North America. What you want is a thick guide to local insects of wherever your gift-recipient lives, and I do mean thick. There are. Dr. Salom is a Professor in the Department of Entomology at Virginia Tech. He also has a courtesy appointment in the Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech. Dr. Salom has served as an Associate Editor to the journal Forest Science and was an invited review panel member for the Washington Office of the USDA Forest Service, State and Private Forestry.


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The Department’s work includes biomedical research on vector-borne diseases, description and discovery of new species, evaluation of water quality through the insects.

Veterinary and Medical Entomology: Associate Professor: [email protected] Scott Salom: Forest Entomology: Professor: [email protected] Roger Schürch: Social Insect Ecology/Evolution: Assistant Professor: [email protected] Igor Sharakhov: Evolutionary Genomics and Cytogenetics of Disease Vectors: Professor.

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