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Cover for Insects as animal feed: novel ingredients for use in pet, aquaculture and livestock diets.

This 138-paged book highlights the opportunity for the inclusion of insects into animal feed for livestock, pets, aquaculture and exotics. It also details the challenges which still need to be overcome to enable the global establishment of insect farming as a profitable and sustainable source of...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245929)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Biology of bees.

This chapter discusses the bee fundamentals, including their taxonomy, diets, adaptations for plant foraging and biological development. It also compares solitary and social bees. Pollinator efficacy and effects of non-native bee species on native bees are also discussed.

Author(s)
Delaplane, K. S.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393494)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Introduction.

This chapter describes the history of human and bird interactions, including domestication, international trade, conservation and the environmental impact of bird invasions.

Author(s)
Hart, L. A.; Downs, C. T.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Common Starling (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sturnus vulgaris</i> Linnaeus, 1758).

This chapter describes the terminology, nomenclature, morphology, geographical distribution, diet, physiology, reproduction, behaviour, ecology, habitats, invasion patterns, environmental impact, control and human use of the common starling (Sturnus vulgaris).

Author(s)
Craig, A. J. F. K.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Common Myna (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Acridotheres tristis</i> Linnaeus, 1766).

This chapter describes the common terminologies, taxonomy, morphology, geographical distribution, physiology, diet, behaviour, reproduction, habitats, ecology, invasion pathways, environmental impact, control and human use of the common myna (Acridotheres tristis).

Author(s)
Hart, L. A.; Rogers, A. M.; Rensburg, B. J. van
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Jungle Myna (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Acridotheres fuscus</i> Wagler, 1827).

This chapter describes the terminology, nomenclature, morphology, geographical distribution, diet, physiology, reproduction, behaviour, ecology, habitats, invasion patterns, environmental impact, control and human use of the jungle myna (Acridotheres fuscus).

Author(s)
Hart, L. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Red-whiskered Bulbul (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Pycnonotus jocosus</i> Linnaeus, 1758).

This chapter describes the taxonomic nomenclature, distribution, morphology, reproduction, behaviour, diet, habitats, pathways of invasion, environmental impact, control and relevance to humans of the red-whiskered bulbul (Pycnonotus jocosus).

Author(s)
Hart, L. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Great Kiskadee (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Pitangus sulphuratus</i> Linnaeus, 1766).

This chapter describes the terminology, nomenclature, morphology, geographical distribution, diet, physiology, reproduction, behaviour, ecology, habitats, invasion patterns, environmental impact, control and human use of the great kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus).

Author(s)
Mathys, B. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Red-billed Leiothrix (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Leiothrix lutea</i> Scopoli, 1786).

This chapter describes the common terminologies, taxonomy, morphology, geographical distribution, physiology, diet, behaviour, reproduction, habitats, ecology, invasion pathways, environmental impact, control and human use of the red-billed leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea).

Author(s)
Hart, L. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ring-necked Parakeet (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Psittacula krameri</i> Scopoli, 1769).

This chapter describes the terminology, nomenclature, morphology, geographical distribution, diet, physiology, reproduction, behaviour, ecology, habitats, invasion patterns, environmental impact, control and human use of the ring-necked parakeet (Psittacula krameri).

Author(s)
Strubbe, D.; Matthysen, E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242065)
Type
Book chapter

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