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Peterson Field Guides #29: A Field Guide to the Beetles: Of North America

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Synopsis:

Over 600 drawings and 65 color paintings portray representative species of the 111 families of North American beetles. Includes information on collecting and preserving beetles.

About the Author

Richard E. White is a research entomologist at the United States National Museum in Washington and the author of articles and research papers chiefly in his special field of beetles. As an artist he is most experienced in portraying insects, but he also illustrates general biological subjects.Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation, as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars, and the Peterson Field Guides®are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395910894
Subtitle:
of North America
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
White, Richard E.
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Location:
Boston
Subject:
Insects & Spiders
Subject:
Insects
Subject:
Beetles
Subject:
Insects -- North America -- Identification.
Subject:
Insects -- Identification.
Subject:
Animals - Insects & Spiders
Subject:
Nature Studies-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Series Volume:
no. 99-130929
Publication Date:
April 1998
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Covers 111 families of North American be
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.30x4.56x.88 in. .89 lbs.

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Over 600 drawings and 65 color paintings portray representative species of the 111 families of North American beetles. Includes information on collecting and preserving beetles.
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