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A field guide to insects in Australia / Paul Zborowski and Ross Storey
Bib ID 7463608
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Zborowski, Paul, author
 
Edition Fourth edition. 
Description Chatswood, NSW : Reed New Holland Publishers, 2017 
©2017 
327 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9781925546071 (paperback)
Summary

"Whether you are an amateur insect enthusiast, a student or an Entomologist, this completely revised new edition ... will help you to identify insects from all the major groups ... More than 600 colour photos show the insects in their natural habitats, while more than 50 line drawings clearly illustrate the differences where identification is tricky."--Back cover

Full contents
  • What is an insect?
  • Insect life cycles
  • Crypsis and mimicry
  • Collecting insects
  • Classification and a key to the insect orders
  • Springtails, proturans and diplurans
  • Bristletails and silverfish
  • Mayflies
  • Dragonflies and damselflies
  • Stoneflies
 
Notes

Previously published by Reed Books, 1995; New Holland, 1998; Reed New Holland, 2003 and 2010.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Insects -- Australia.  |  Insects -- Australia -- Identification.  |  Insects -- Australia -- Anatomy.  |  Insects -- Australia -- Geographical distribution.  |  Insects.  |  Insects -- Anatomy.  |  Insects -- Geographical distribution.  |  Insects -- Identification.  |  Australia.  |  Australian.
Other authors/contributors Storey, Ross, author

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