Collins Complete Guide to British Insects

Collins Complete Guide to British Insects - Collins Complete Guide

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A photographic field guide to 1,500 species of insects found in Britain and Ireland

A photographic field guide to all the common and some unusual species of insects across Britain that the keen amateur naturalist is likely to spot. Over 1,500 species are illustrated with detailed photographs chosen for their help in identification.

  • Includes photographs of larvae
  • Each section is coded with a symbol for easy reference
  • Differences between similar species are highlighted to avoid confusion
  • Information given on when to look and where to find each species

Insect groups dealt with include butterflies and moths, mayflies, dragonflies, damselflies, grasshoppers, crickets, earwigs, lacewings, bugs, bees, wasps, ants and beetles, all with keys to ensure accurate identification.

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Book information

ISBN: 9780007298990
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint: Collins
Pub date:
DEWEY: 595.70941
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Sales rank: 17730
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 718g
Height: 210mm
Width: 138mm
Spine width: 26mm