Submitted to: Quarterly Review of Biology
Publication Type: Review Article
Publication Acceptance Date: 9/29/2000
Publication Date: N/A
Technical Abstract: The book entitled Advances in Chrysomelidae Biology 1 (edited by M.L. Cox, Leiden: Backhuys Publishers. $160 (hardcover), xii + 671 pp.; ill.; indes, ISBN 90-5782-028-5, 1999) is reviewed. This volume represents a collection of papers devoted to the biology of chrysomelid beetles. it contains 35 papers arranged in eight chapters covering many aspects of biology of leaf beetles including paleontoloty, phylogeny, biogeography, reproductive behavior, host plant associations, and some other aspects of ecology.