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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Insects (Fireside Books)

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Whether you are a novice or experienced collector, student, farmer, or weekend gardener, you will find "Simon & Schuster's Guide to Insects" a highly authoritative, startlingly beautiful field guide to 350 insect species commonly found throughout North America. The introduction to the text explains the anatomy and behaviors of these amazingly diverse creatures, as well as the easiest, most efficient manner in which to preserve and mount your insect collection. Each entry is stunningly complemented by one or more color photographs and contains information about the habitat, distribution, length, recognition marks, and other pertinent details concerning the particular species. A three-part visual key provides instantaneous identification of the insect's primary activity, its habitat, and its ecological significance. This is an indispensable reference tool for anyone fascinated by the insect world.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

PRIMITIVE WINGLESS INSECTS

PRIMITIVE WINGED INSECTS

INSECTS WITH INCOMPLETE METAMORPHOSIS

INSECTS WITH COMPLETE METAMORPHOSIS

GLOSSARY

INDEX OF ENTRIES

Product Details

ISBN:
9780671250140
Author:
Arnett, Ross H.
Author:
Jacques, Richard
Author:
Arnett, Ross H.
Author:
Dr. Richard L. Jr. Jacques
Author:
Arnett, Dr Ross H.
Author:
Jacques, Dr. Richard L. Jr.
Publisher:
Fireside
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Insects & Spiders
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Entomology
Subject:
Insects
Subject:
Insects -- North America -- Identification.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - Entomology
Subject:
General Nature
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Fireside Book
Series Volume:
143
Publication Date:
19810504
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
7.46x4.59x.97 in. 1.26 lbs.

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