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Australian water bugs : their biology and identification : (Hemiptera-Heteroptera, Gerromorpha & Nepomorpha) / Nils M. Andersen & Tom A. Weir
Bib ID 3105710
Format BookBook
Author
Andersen, Nils M
 
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Description Strenstrup, Denmark ; Melbourne : CSIRO Publishing, 2004 
344 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0643090517
8788757781
Series

Entomonograph ; v. 14.

Summary

This handbook is the first comprehensive guide to identifying Australian water bugs providing an overview on all fifteen families, seventeen sub-families and fifty-five genera known to occur on mainland Australia, Tasmania and nearby islands.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Abstract 6
  • Acknowledgements 7
  • Introduction 9
  • 2. Biology And Ecology 19
  • 3. Classification and Phylogeny 38
  • 4. Identification 47
  • 5. Collecting Methods and Specimen Preparation 58
  • 6. Key to the Families of Australian Water Bugs 62
  • Infraorder Gerromorpha 67
  • 7. Family Mesoveliidae 67
 
Notes

Includes index.

"A series facing global biodiversity in insects".

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Hemiptera -- Australia.  |  Aquatic insects -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Semiaquatic bugs -- Australia -- Identification.
Other authors/contributors Weir, Tom A  |  CSIRO
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Australian water bugs (Hemiptera-Heteroptera, Gerromorpha & Nepomorpha) : their biology and identification

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