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Synonyms for entomology

the branch of zoology that studies insects

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In addition to it, five entomologists and six assistant entomologists included in the team of Additional DG Dengue Control Punjab Dr.
Despite the superior reputation of the journal, in the eyes of some Society members, the title of Florida Entomologist was too regional in focus, and not adequately appealing to entomologists from other regions.
If a body has been dead for quite some time, forensic entomologists use the presence and life cycles of Calliphoridae (flies) and Coleoptera (beetles) on the body to help determine time of death.
Additional Secretary Agriculture told that Entomologists of Agriculture Department are playing an important role to make dengue campaign successful.
Academy entomologist Charles Griswold says the spider spins a crude web, but scientists don't know yet what or how it eats.
As a result of the rapidly changing requirements for preventive medicine and entomological support to US forces in Afghanistan, there were 7 US military entomologists in the Afghan theater by midsummer 2010.
Entomologists from Africa, the US, Europe, Australia, and Canada contribute 26 chapters that focus on the family level, with emphasis on identification and biology and discussion of subfamilies for chapters on larger families.
Some entomologists devise ways to help protect plants and crops from insect destruction.
Containing invited contributions by insect scientists and other entomologists, this annually produced volume synthesizes current research in 22 key areas in the field.
For decades, entomologists have used radar to pick out masses of migrating insects at high altitudes, but the technology proved even less effective than the naked eye at tracking a single insect closer to the ground.
These papers and artifacts are an important resource for historians, entomologists, and others interested not only in Riley's accomplishments but also in getting a firsthand picture of what life must have been like in days of Charles Darwin (with whom Riley corresponded), explorer John Wesley Powell (a fellow member of the Cosmos men's club that Riley helped found in Washington, D.
Boys in Japan become amateur entomologists, poring over colorful field guides and embarking on beetle-hunting expeditions.
In addition, entomologists with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Ga.
Evans also includes stories from the history of entomology, describing the swarms of locusts that decimated entire crops in the mid-west in the 1870s and detailing the important contributions of early entomologists such as C.