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Essential Entomology

£24.99

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An up-to-date order-by-order introduction and reference handbook for students of biological sciences in general and entomology in particular. Covers all the important groups on a worldwide basis. A concise guide to the insect orders and to what makes insects special and successful. The book is in three sections: * a straightforward introduction to insect biology; * a section on field work; and * an order-by-order catalogue of the insects giving essential facts and details of life-histories, highlighting what makes each order distinct To make the material as accessible as possible, the information for each order is presented in a standard manner. Throughout, the book is written in a straighforward style with as little technical language as possible. Essential terms are fully explained in context with marginal notes. Includes a pictoral aid the identification of the orders and key references. Contains specially commissioned illustrations by Richard Lewington.

The book is in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
George C. McGavin
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0198500025
ISBN-13:
9780198500025
Number of pages:
318
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Essential Entomology

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An up-to-date order-by-order introduction and reference handbook for students of biological sciences in general and entomology in particular. Covers all the important groups on a worldwide basis. A concise guide to the insect orders and to what makes insects special and successful. The book is in three sections: * a straightforward introduction to insect biology; * a section on field work; and * an order-by-order catalogue of the insects giving essential facts and details of life-histories, highlighting what makes each order distinct To make the material as accessible as possible, the information for each order is presented in a standard manner. Throughout, the book is written in a straighforward style with as little technical language as possible. Essential terms are fully explained in context with marginal notes. Includes a pictoral aid the identification of the orders and key references. Contains specially commissioned illustrations by Richard Lewington.

The book is in very good condition.

Author(s):
George C. McGavin
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2001
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0198500025
ISBN-13:
9780198500025
Number of pages:
318
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Essential Entomology

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