Zoological & Entomological Sciences @ EurekaMag.com
Mannheim, Germany (PRWEB) November 03, 2013
EurekaMag.com has newly republished 2.0 million references including 230 thousand summaries. These references are included in the site's Research Category which extensively covers the zoological and entomological sciences. At the same time, the site's publishers have added another 1.4 million references including 0.6 million abstracts. These new references are included in the Life, Earth & Health Sciences Research Section 38 and in the Life, Earth & Health Sciences Research Section 39.
The Life, Earth & Health Sciences Research Section 38 contains several thousand references on the biological control of important agricultural pests. Biological control is a bioeffector-method of controlling pests including insects, mites, weeds and plant diseases using natural enemies (biological control agents) include predators, parasitoids, and pathogens. The section covers biological control strategies against Anisoplia austriaca, Anopheles sinensis, Aphis gossypii, the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri, the Australian myrtle Leptospermum laevigatum, Bemisia tabaci, Biomphalaria glabrata, and many other important agricultural pests.
The Life, Earth & Health Sciences Research Section 39 contains several thousand descriptions and surveys of bird populations around the world including the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia/Oceania. Particularly interesting are a wide range of references on the birds of the London area which covers publications between 1933 and the year 2000.
The Life, Earth and Health Sciences Website EurekaMag.com was launched in 1998 and has become a comprehensive publisher of references in biology, in the applied life sciences agriculture, horticulture and forestry, in the earth sciences, in the environmental sciences, and in the health sciences. After its latest update stemming largely from the zoological and entomological sciences, it contains a total of 38,897,688 bibliographic references from as early as the beginning of the 18th century, i.e., 1703. 22,387,131 or 58% of these entries feature a summary of their scientific content. Besides its new streamlined design and a much improved site search, the site features a mobile version for smartphones, an RSS feed aggregating the site's most shared content, and frequently updated accounts at Twitter and Facebook.