EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 03 - 2005 Num. article: 2005/049

‘Vocabulary of Insect Common Names’ on CD-Rom

A ‘Vocabulary of Insect Common Names’ on CD-Rom has been prepared by Prof. Jan Nawrot from the Institute of Plant Protection, Poznań, Poland.
It provides for 4100 insect pest species, common names in 8 different languages (English, Polish, German, Russian, Czech, Slovak, French and Hungarian). The system contains more than 34,000 common names. Latin names are given with their authority, as well as with the order and family to which the species belongs. This vocabulary will be particularly useful to NPPOs, translators, students and librarians.

‘Vocabulary of Insect Common Names’ on CD-Rom can be obtained from:
Prof. Jan Nawrot
Institute of Plant Protection
Poznań, Poland
E-mail: J.Nawrot@ior.poznan.pl
Price: 200 Euros.


Personal communication with Prof. Nawrot, Poznań, PL.