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RES Handbook, Volume 5, Part 17d: True Weevils (Part III): Coleoptera: Curculioninae, Baridinae, Orobitidinae

Field / Identification GuideWorld / ChecklistIdentification Key

Series: RES Handbooks for the Identification of British Insects Volume: 5/17d

By: MG Morris (Author), WJ Read (Illustrator), James Turner (Illustrator)

136 pages, 8 plates with 32 colour photos, 11 plates with 11 b/w line drawings; 218 b/w line drawings

Field Studies Council (FSC)

Paperback | Nov 2012 | #203103 | ISBN-13: 9780901546951
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

About this book

This Handbook is the third, and final, part covering the 'true weevils'. Illustrated keys are provided for the identification of the genera and species of the Curculioninae (excluding Ellescini-Dorytomina, Cionini, Smicronychini and Styphlini), Baridinae and Orobatidinae. Notes on the species include characters for distinguishing the sexes and information on the biology, larval foodplants, distribution within Great Britain and Ireland, and zoogeographical range. The species with current 'Red Data Book' or 'Notable' status are indicated.

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