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Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon: A Field Guide
Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon: A Field Guide
by Cary Kerst
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"The first field guide devoted solely to Oregon's fascinating and abundant Odonates, Dragonflies and Damselflies of Oregon features stunning full-color photographs of every species currently known in Oregon, along with helpful identification tips... (read more)

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Dragonflies: Magnificent Creatures of Water, Air, and Land
Dragonflies: Magnificent Creatures of Water, Air, and Land
by Pieter Van Dokkum
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Almost without our noticing, dragonflies dart through our world, flying, seeing, hunting, mating. Their lives are as mysterious as their gossamer wings are beautiful. In this book Pieter van Dokkum reveals many of the dragonflyandrsquo;s secrets... (read more)

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Caterpillars of Eastern North America
Caterpillars of Eastern North America
by David L. Wagner
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"This book adds to our understanding of caterpillars by providing a means to identify common caterpillars via excellent photos of early stages that are associated with photos of adults, and through snippets of natural history text for each species. This... (read more)

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The Ants
The Ants
by Bert Holldobler
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1990 R.R. Hawkins Prize, Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American... (read more)

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The Braconid and Ichneumonid Parasitoid Wasps: Biology, Systematics, Evolution and Ecology
The Braconid and Ichneumonid Parasitoid Wasps: Biology, Systematics, Evolution and Ecology
by Donald Quicke
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The Ichneumonoidea is a vast and important superfamily of parasitic wasps, with some 60,000 described species and estimated numbers far higher, especially for small-bodied tropical taxa. The superfamily comprises two cosmopolitan families - Braconidae... (read more)

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Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World
Sex on Six Legs: Lessons on Life, Love, and Language from the Insect World
by Marlene Zuk
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Bed bugs. Few words strike such fear in the minds of travelers. In cities around the world, lurking beneath the plush blankets of otherwise pristine-looking hotel beds are tiny bloodthirsty beasts just waiting for weary wanderers to surrender to a... (read more)

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Chasing Monarchs: Migrating with the Butterflies of Passage
Chasing Monarchs: Migrating with the Butterflies of Passage
by Robert Michael Pyle
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Although no one had ever followed North American monarch butterflies on their annual southward journey to Mexico and California, in the 1990s there were well-accepted assumptions about the nature and form of the migration. But to Robert Michael Pyle, a... (read more)

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A Field Guide to Caterpillars
A Field Guide to Caterpillars
by Thomas Allen
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Jeffrey Glassberg's acclaimed Butterflies through Binoculars guides have revolutionized the way we view butterflies. Now there's a field guide in the same practical format, and with the same emphasis on conservation, to identify caterpillars... (read more)

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An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles
An Inordinate Fondness for Beetles
by Arthur V. Evans
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This authoritative reference provides an engaging look at these magnificent yet poorly understood creatures and highlights the essential role beetles play in the dynamics of nearly every terrestrial ecosystem on Earth. Color photos.... (read more)

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The Insects: An Outline of Entomology
The Insects: An Outline of Entomology
by P. J. Gullan
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Insects represent over half of the planet’s biological diversity. This popular textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to this extraordinary diversity, and places entomology central to the theory and practice of evolutionary and ecological... (read more)

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Sperm Competition and Its Evolutionary Consequences in the Insects (Monographs in Behavior and Ecology)
Sperm Competition and Its Evolutionary Consequences in the Insects (Monographs in Behavior and Ecology)
by Leigh W. Simmons
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"The author succeeds admirably in giving a scholarly, erudite, and up-to-date review of the evolutionary causes and consequences of sperm competition in insects. He covers all the important areas in this field. Simmons is a top researcher in the field of... (read more)

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Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures
Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures
by Carl Zimmer
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Bed bugs. Few words strike such fear in the minds of travelers. In cities around the world, lurking beneath the plush blankets of otherwise pristine-looking hotel beds are tiny bloodthirsty beasts just waiting for weary wanderers to surrender to a... (read more)

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Bugs in the System: Insects and Their Impact on Human Affairs (Helix Book)
Bugs in the System: Insects and Their Impact on Human Affairs (Helix Book)
by May R. Berenbaum
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An introduction to insect physiology, genetics and behaviour which looks at the interaction between humans and insects, and explores both the positive and negative aspects of the relationship.... (read more)

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Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual
by D. (edt) Ubick
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This beautifully illustrated guide to the spiders of North America, north of Mexico, provides more than 1,400 illustrations and keys to the genera in 68 spider families. The book includes more than 550 genera. The manual contains 72 chapters and a wealth... (read more)

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The evolutionary ecology of ant-plant mutualisms
The evolutionary ecology of ant-plant mutualisms
by Andrew J. Beattie
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Mutualistic interactions between ants and plants involve rewards offered by plants and services performed by ants in a mutually advantageous relationship. The rewards are principally food and/or nest sites, and ants in turn perform a number of services... (read more)

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Ninety-Nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers
Ninety-Nine Gnats, Nits, and Nibblers
by May R Berenbaum
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'Informative, interesting, humorous, and sparkling-this is the book to read if you want to learn about the world's most interesting animals (and, if you hate insects, it's the book that'll change your mind).' -Thomas Eisner, entomologist and naturalist... (read more)

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Daly and Doyen's Introduction To Insect Biology and Diversity (3RD 13 Edition)
Daly and Doyen's Introduction To Insect Biology and Diversity (3RD 13 Edition)
by James B. Whitfield
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Written for students who have completed an introductory course in biology, the third edition of Daly and Doyen's Introduction to Insect Biology and Diversity presents the ideal balance of basic biological principles and in-depth treatment of insect... (read more)

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Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia
Complete Field Guide to Dragonflies of Australia
by Gunther Theischinger
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A full-colour, comprehensive guide to the dragonflies of Australia.... (read more)

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Insect Hormones
Insect Hormones
by H. Frederik Nijhout
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Although insect endocrinology is one of the oldest and most active branches of insect physiology, its classic general texts are long out of date, while its abundant primary literature provides little biological context in which to make sense of the... (read more)

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Aquatic Entomology: The Fishermen's Guide and Ecologists' Illustrated Guide to Insects and Their Relatives (Crosscurrents)
Aquatic Entomology: The Fishermen's Guide and Ecologists' Illustrated Guide to Insects and Their Relatives (Crosscurrents)
by W. Patrick Mccafferty
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Aquatic Biology and Natural History are subjects of interests to many, whether they be related to one's vocational education, one's avocation, or purely to one's appreciation for the living order of the world. This book has been written not only for... (read more)

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