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Organizations relating to Insects

Lepidopterists' Society / Edmonton AB, Canada / Est. 1947
Nordic Entomologists Conference / Ås, Norway
Council for International Congresses of Dipterology / London, UK / Est. 1986
International Sericultural Commission / Bangalore, India / Est. 1948
Nordic Cooperation Group for Forest Entomology / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 1955
European Association for Forensic Entomology / Cergy-Pontoise, France / Est. 2002
Societas Internationalis Entomofaunistica Europae Centralis / Dresden, Germany
International Society of Phthirapterists / London, UK
International Bee Research Association / Bristol, UK / Est. 1949
African Network of Research on Storage Insects / Lomé, Togo / Est. 1993
International Phalaenopsis Alliance / Yorktown IN, USA / Est. 1990
Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica / Leiden, Netherlands / Est. 1976
African Association of Insect Scientists / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1978
International Odonatological Foundation / Wolnzach, Germany
International Odonata Research Institute / Gainesville FL, USA / Est. 1986
Honey Bee Network / Ahmedabad, India / Est. 1989
Council for International Congresses of Entomology / Brisbane, Australia / Est. 1910
International Union for the Study of Social Insects / Sydney, Australia / Est. 1952
International Society of Hymenopterists / Stuttgart, Germany / Est. 1982
Entomological Society of Southern Africa / Hatfield, South Africa / Est. 1937
Société d'entomologie africaine / Chênée, Belgium / Est. 1994
African Regional Postgraduate Programme in Insect Science / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1978
European Association of Coleopterology / Santiago de Compostela, Spain / Est. 1987
International Scientific Council for Trypanosomiasis Research and Control / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1949
International Butterfly Breeders Association / St Petersburg FL, USA / Est. 1998

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World Problems relating to Insects

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Lyme disease
Locust plagues
Non-compliance of computer equipment to Year 2000 transition
Culicine mosquitoes as vectors of disease
Houseflies as pests
Anopheline mosquitoes as vectors of disease
African honey bees
Termites as pests
Defoliating insects
Insect vectors of human disease
Blowflies as pests
Aphids as pests
Botflies as pests
Scale insects as pests
Fruit flies as pests
Homoptera as insect pests
Corn borers as pests
Army worms as pests
Tick-borne viral encephalitis
Louse-borne diseases
Tick-borne rickettsioses
Lepidoptera as insect pests
Insect damage to stored and manufactured goods
Insect pests of wood
Insect vectors of animal diseases

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