Soil Biology Guide

Soil Biology Guide

By: Daniel L. Dindal (editor)Hardback

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This book provides a comprehensive study of the biology, taxonomy and ecology of each of the soil biotic groups. It presents an ecological approach to soil studies and provides specific information on each of the taxonomic groupings. Illustrated identification keys are included under functional morphological delineations and classical identification at family, genus or species levels. The volume will be of benefit to ecologists, and researchers within the fields of soil science, agriculture, chemistry and biology.


Soil Bacteria. Actinomycetes. Soil Fungi. Soil Algae. Soil Protozoa. Turbellaria: Tricladida: Terricola. Nematoda. Terrestrial Gastopoda. Oligochaeta: Enchytraeidae. Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae. Oligochaeta: Megascolecidae. Oligochaeta: Megascolecidae. Terrestrial Hirudinea. Tardigrada. Scorpiones, Solifugae, and Associated Desert Taxa. Litter Araneae (Araneida) Pseudoscorpionida. Opiliones (Phalangida). Acarina: Mesostigmata (Gamasida). Acarina: Prostigmata (Actinedida). Acarina: Astigmata (Acaridida). Acarina: Oribatida. Terrestrial Isopoda. Chilopoda. Diplopoda. Pauropoda. Symphyla. Insecta: Protura. Insecta: Microcoryphia and Thysanura. Insecta: Diplura. Insecta: Collembola. Insecta: Isoptera. Insecta: Psocoptera. Insecta: Coleoptera Carabidae (Adults and Larvae). Insecta: Coleoptera Ptiliidae. Insecta: Coleoptera Silphidae. Insecta: Coleoptera Staphylinidae (Adults and Larvae). Insecta: Coleoptera Pselaphidae. Insecta: Coleoptera Scarabaeidae (Larvae). Insecta: Diptera (Adults). Insecta: Diptera (Larvae). Insecta: Hymenoptera Formicidae. Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780471045519
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1376
  • ID: 9780471045519
  • weight: 1660
  • ISBN10: 0471045519

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