Control of Development

Despite the apparently wide differences in the pattern of development seen in Insecta, the physiological system that regulates growth, molting, and metamorphosis is common to all members of the class, namely, the endocrine system. Variations in the relative levels of different hormones in an insect's body determine the nature and extent of tissue differentiation that is expressed at the next molt. In other words, it is the hormone balance that determines, in a holometabolous insect, for example, whether the next molt is larval-larval,

Beekeeping for Beginners

Beekeeping for Beginners

The information in this book is useful to anyone wanting to start beekeeping as a hobby or a business. It was written for beginners. Those who have never looked into beekeeping, may not understand the meaning of the terminology used by people in the industry. We have tried to overcome the problem by giving explanations. We want you to be able to use this book as a guide in to beekeeping.

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