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Diptera of Costa Rica and the New World Tropics / Dípteros de Costa Rica y la América Tropical

Field / Identification Guide

By: Manuel A Zumbado (Author), Fernando Zeledón (Illustrator)

267 pages, colour & b/w illustrations

INBio: the Costa Rican Biodiversity Institute

Paperback | Dec 2006 | #162388 | ISBN: 9968927147
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NHBS Price: £44.99 $55/€51 approx
Paperback | Dec 2000 | #119843 | ISBN: 9968702323
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About this book

Language: Bilingual in English and Spanish

This field guide presents 64 of the approximately 100 families of flies found in Costa Rica. Includes information on their classification, diversity, reproduction, development, flight, mimicry, natural enemies, and importance to humanity.

Summary in Spanish:
Esta guía de campo presenta la descripción y los hábitos de 64 de las 100 familias de moscas, mosquitos y zancudos (orden Diptera) presentes en Costa Rica. Incluye información sobre su clasificación taxonómica, diversidad, reproducción y desarrollo, vuelo, mimetismo, enemigos naturales y relación con la humanidad. Contiene ilustraciones a todo color de una especie o más de cada familia

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