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Atlas of the Hydrophiloid Beetles of Britain and Ireland

by Foster, G.N.; Bilton, D.T.; Hammond, M.; Nelson, B.H.

Cat No. : 35520, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 98 distribution maps, 45 col text figs

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This work covers the hydrophiloid beetles in five families, the Helophoridae, Georissidae, Hydrochidae, Spercheidae and Hydrophilidae. 104 species are reviewed, all of them being recorded from. . .(more)


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British and Irish Butterflies: An Island Perspective

by Dennis, R.L.H.; Hardy, P.B.

Cat No. : 34388, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos, col illus, maps

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Islands are special places; they can be havens for unique plants and animals and refuges for wildlife. This book investigates the biogeography of butterfly species over the British islands,. . .(more)


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Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America

by Leckie, S.; Beadle, D.

Cat No. : 35582, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos, b/w illus, col distribution maps

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Southeastern North America is home to an incredible variety of moths. Just a few are common house and garden pests; thousands more harmless species live hidden in woods and meadows. This. . .(more)


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Fourmis d'Europe occidentale

by Wegnez, P.; Galkowski, C.; Lebas, C.; Blatrix, R.

Cat No. : 35562, Published : 2016, Illustrations : 500+ col photos

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Text French. A field guide to the more than 400 species of ants known from western Europe, description, distribution, similar species, habitat and biology. Key for field identification (using a. . .(more)


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Les coccinelles de l'île de la Réunion

by Poussereau, J.; Coutanceau J.-P.; Nicolas, V.; Gomy, Y.

Cat No. : 35563, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos, maps

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Text French. A synthesis of knowledge relating to the 24 species of ladybirds (Coccinellidae) recorded from Reunion.. . .(more)


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Guide des coléoptères d'Europe

by Albouy, V.; Richard, D.

Cat No. : 35592, Published : 2017, Illustrations : col photos

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Among the 20,000 species known in Europe, this guide includes the most common or most remarkable beetles which can be easily identified by eye. Each species is accompanied by a close-up photograph to. . .(more)


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Latridiidae und Merophysiidae der West-Paläarktis

by Rücker, W.

Cat No. : 35145, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 1406 col + b/w figs, 26 col photos, 10 maps

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Text German. This fundamental work on the Latridiidae and the myrmecophilous Merophysiidae of the West Palaearctic, provides a comprehensive overview of biology, systematics, etymology, nutrition,. . .(more)


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Die Blattkäfer Baden-Württembergs

by Rheinheimer, J.; Hassler, M.

Cat No. : 35074, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 1000+ col illus

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Text German. New comprehensive treatment of the Chrysomelidae (leaf and seed beetles) of Germany, including all 543 recorded species. Also includes the small families Megalopodidae and Orsodacnidae.. . .(more)


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Phalacridae (Icones insectorum Europae centralis 31)

by Svec, Z.

Cat No. : 35623, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos

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With key to the central European species.. . .(more)


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Catalogue commenté des Coléoptères Elateridae d’Afrique subsaharienne (Cardiophorinae exclus)

by Girard, C

Cat No. : 35561, Published : 2017, Illustrations : 11 col plates (48 col photos)

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Text French. Annotated catalogue of Coleoptera Elateridae from sub-Saharan Africa (Cardiophorinae excluded). All the click-beetles (Cardiophorinae excluded) occurring in Africa, south of the Sahara. . .(more)


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Insect Biodiversity 2: Science and Society. Vol. 2

by Foottit, R.; Adler, P.

Cat No. : 35569, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos

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Volume Two of the new guide to the study of biodiversity in insects.

Volume Two of Insect Biodiversity: Science and Society presents an entirely new, companion volume of a comprehensive resource. . .(more)


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Distribution Atlas of European Trichoptera (Tierwelt Deutschlands 84)

by Neu, P.J.; Malicky, H.; Graf, W.; Schmidt-Kloiber, A.

Cat No. : 35085, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 1579 colour distribution maps, 6 figs

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Text English. In 2005, during the 'First Conference on Faunistics and Zoogeography of European Trichoptera' in Luxembourg, the idea for a distribution atlas of European caddisflies was discussed. Six. . .(more)


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Suomen vesiperhoset Trichoptera of Finland

by Salokannel, J.; Mattila, K.

Cat No. : 35039, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 1500 col photos + drawings

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Text Finnish with English species summaries and figure captions. A comphrehensive guide to the identification, distribution, phenology and habitats of the caddisfly (Trichoptera) fauna of Finland.. . .(more)


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Danmarks frøtæger [Danish Lygaeidae]

by Nielsen, O.F.; Skipper, L.

Cat No. : 35173, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 405 col photos

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Text Danish. This is the first ever complete study of the Danish Lydaeidae (Hemiptera). The 77 species currently known from Denmark are dealt with in detail, and the book is illustrated throughout. . .(more)


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Sea Squirts and Sponges of Britain and Ireland

by Bowen, S.; Goodwin, C.; Kipling, D.; Picton, B.

Cat No. : 35186, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos

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Sea squirts and sponges are found in most seafloor habitats around the coasts of Britain and Ireland. Despite being the dominant life forms in many areas, these two groups of under-recorded marine. . .(more)


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Lichens: An illustrated guide to the British and Irish species

by Dobson, F.S.

Cat No. : 32777, Published : 2018, Illustrations : numerous colour photographs and b/w line drawings, maps

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Cat No. : 35372, Published : 2018, Illustrations : numerous colour photographs and b/w line drawings, maps

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7th revised edition.. . .(more)


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Identification of Trees and Shrubs in Winter Using Buds and Twigs

by Schulz, B.

Cat No. : 33945, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 1400+ col illus

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In contrast to other life forms, trees and shrubs do not die above ground, but enclose their shoots for the next year in buds, presenting many characters which hardly change over time. Using these. . .(more)


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Handbook of Western Palearctic Birds. Vol. 1-2: Passerines. A Photographic Guide

by Hadoram, S.; Svensson, L.

Cat No. : 34510, Published : JULY 2018, Illustrations : 4000 col photos, maps

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The most complete and comprehensive photographic guide to the passerines of the Western Palearctic. Written by two of the world's most respected ornithologists, Hadoram Shirihai and Lars Svensson, it. . .(more)


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Crossbill Guide: Southern Portugal - From Lisbon to the Algarve

by Hilbers, D.; Woutersen, K.; Wolter, H.; Swinkels, C.

Cat No. : 34816, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos, illus, maps

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This guidebook describes the nature and wildlife of southern Portugal. Landscape history, Ecosystems, Geology, Flora and Fauna, Where to watch birds, Finding orchids and other wild flowers, 23. . .(more)


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Birds of Japan(South Siberia)

by Brazil, M.

Cat No. : 35219, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 189 col plates, col photos, distribution maps

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Up-to-date text covering the identification, voice, habitat, behaviour and range of all the species and subspecies found across the Japanese archipelago. The authoritative text is accompanied by. . .(more)


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Antpittas and Gnateaters

by Greeney, H.; Beadle, D. (Illus)

Cat No. : 35528, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 250 col photos

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Elusive study organisms for ornithologists and highly prized additions to the birder's life-list, the antpittas (Grallariidae) and gnateaters (Conopophagidae) are among the most poorly known. . .(more)


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Birds of Ecuador

by Freile, J.; Restall, R.

Cat No. : 34518, Published : 2018, Illustrations : 280 col plates

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This up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the birds of mainland Ecuador is a valuable resource for anyone exploring the mountains, forests and wetlands of this incredibly bird-rich country. With. . .(more)


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Beetles: The Natural History and Diversity of Coleoptera

by Marshall, S.A.

Cat No. : 35518, Published : SEP 2018, Illustrations : 4500 col photos, illus, charts

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An accessible but comprehensive overview of beetles, illustrated with 4500 photographs. From the author of the acclaimed 'Flies: The Natural History and Diversity of Diptera' and 'Insects: Their. . .(more)


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Scarabaeoidea: Geotrupidae, Trogidae, Glaresidae, Lucanidae, Ochodaeidae, Glaphyridae (Icones insectorum Europae centralis 32)

by Kral, D.; Bezdek, A.; Jurena, D.

Cat No. : 35624, Published : 2018, Illustrations : col photos

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Birds of Thailand

by Treesucon, U.; Limparungpatthanakij, W.

Cat No. : 35628, Published : JULY 2018, Illustrations : c. 2200 illus, 1025+ distribution maps

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Thailand is justifiably the most popular country for birdwatching in South-East Asia. From dramatic hornbills and colourful but skulking pheasants and pittas to one of the rarest birds in the world,. . .(more)


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Britain's Dragonflies: A guide to the identification of the damselflies and dragonflies of Great Britain and Ireland

by Smallshire, D.; Swash, A.

Cat No. : 35084, Published : SEP 2018, Illustrations : 500+ col photos, 550+ col & b/w illus, 66 maps

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4th revised edition. The only comprehensive photographic field guide to the damselflies and dragonflies of Great Britain and Ireland. Written by two of Britain’s foremost Dragonfly experts, this. . .(more)


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A Field Guide to The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Sri Lanka

by Sumanapala, A.P.

Cat No. : 34082, Published : 2017, Illustrations : col photos, text figs, distribution maps

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This Field Guide provides a significant contribution to the documentation of freshwater biodiversity of south Asia. The book includes beautiful photographs and brief descriptions of 105 species of. . .(more)


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Common Butterflies of Sri Lanka

by Jayasinghe, H.D.

Cat No. : 35609, Published : 2015, Illustrations : col photos, drawings, maps

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Field Guide to the Bats of Sri Lanka

by Yapa, W.B.

Cat No. : 35607, Published : 2017, Illustrations : col photos

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An introduction to common Spiders of Sri Lanka

by Nanayakkara, R.P.

Cat No. : 35610, Published : 2014, Illustrations : col photos, col + b/w illus

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A pictorial guide to the spiders of Sri Lanka, with clear and comprehensive information on the different families of spiders occuring in Sri Lanka with descriptions of 34 relatively common spiders to. . .(more)


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Fascinating Lichens of Sri Lanka

by Weerakoon, G.

Cat No. : 35611, Published : 2015, Illustrations : col photos

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Available again

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Meadows

by Peterken, G.

Cat No. : 25066, Published : 2013, Illustrations : col photos

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Second volume in a major new series on British natural history. Explores the history and ecology of the hay meadow. The author is one of our most respected ecologists. The book explores subjects such. . .(more)


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