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Bees of the World

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Series: Of the World Series

By: Chris O'Toole (Author), Anthony Raw (Author), Rod Preston-Mafham (Illustrator), Ken Preston-Mafham (Illustrator)

192 pages, Col photos, bw photos, bw illus

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Paperback | Dec 1999 | #31891 | ISBN: 0713724722
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Hardback | Dec 2004 | #145909 | ISBN: 0816057125
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Hardback | Dec 1991 | #6925 | ISBN: 0713720859
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About this book

Photographs by Rod and Ken Preston-Mafham
Deals with the zoology, morphology, habitat, life cycle, symbiotic relationships and economic importance of a large proportion of the world's bee species. An excellent reference, superbly illustrated. Reissue: First published in 1991.

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Christopher O'Toole has curatorial responsibility for bees and wasps at the world famous Hope Entomological Collections of the University Museum in Oxford. As well as being a world authority on bees, he is a frequent broadcaster and has written extensively on the topic. Anthony Raw is a professor in the Department of Ecology of the University of Brasilia, where he is studying bee behavior in their tropical habitats.

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