The Insects of Japan

Edited by The Entomological Society of Japan

Editor in chief: Satoshi Kamitani
Editors: Toshiya Hirowatari, Mitsuhiro Iwasa, Hiroshi Kurahashi, Shuhei Nomura, Seiki Yamane

The Insects of Japan is a series of occasional publications and has been established with two major objectives to encourage those with expert knowledge to publish comprehensive accounts of a taxon in the Japanese fauna, and to provide a mean of identification with the latest information on the biodata accessible to the non-specialist. It will deal insects of Japan including descriptions and diagnostic features of taxa, distribution, biodata of host plants and other aspects of biology, illustrations of important features and photographs of every species, and distribution maps for representative species as a rule.

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All communications and inquiries pertaining to The Insects of Japan should be addressed to Dr. Satoshi Kamitani, Associate Professor of Entomology, Entomological Laboratory, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8581 Japan.

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The Insects of Japan Vols. 1-3.