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Keys to the Families of British Spiders

Identification Key

Series: Field Studies Council AIDGAP Guides Volume: 197

By: LM Jones-Walters (Author)

80 pages, b/w illustrations

Field Studies Council (FSC)

Paperback | Dec 1989 | #10202 | ISBN: 1851531971
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £9.50 $12/€11 approx

About this book

This well illustrated guide includes all of the 34 families known to occur in Britain. Two identification keys are presented. The first uses morphological characters that are visible under low-power magnification; the second key, a tabular guide, includes a range of behavioural and ecological characters and should enable beginners to put a name to spiders in the field. Sections on spider morphology, biology, ecology and a glossary are also provided.

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