Books  Zoology  Invertebrates  Arthropods  Insects  Dragonflies & Damselflies (Odonata) 

Watching British Dragonflies

Field / Identification GuideWildlife Guide

By: Steve Dudley, Caroline Dudley and Andrew Mackay

341 pages, 48 pages of colour illustrations, maps

Subbuteo Natural History Books

Paperback | Aug 2007 | #118377 | ISBN-13: 9781905268047
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £14.95 $22/€19 approx

About this book

Watching British Dragonflies is a totally new style of field guide to help you find and identify all the regularly occuring dragonflies in Britain and Northern Ireland.

For the very first time, a field guide combines expert species identification (including specially commissioned colour plates) with detailed information on the best dragonfly watching sites in the country.


Contents

Contents:

Quick ID Guide: A unique 14 page section with side by side comparison of each regular British species by family.

Species accounts: covers 46 species. All British breeding species receive a 2 page spread (vagrants receive a single pages) with specially commissioned artwork opposite concise species accounts.

Site Guide: featuring 94 of Britain's top dragonfly watching sites. All sites get at least a full page (some key sites such as Thurlsey Common in Surrey receive 2 pages) with full access details, species to look for, best time to visit and a site map.

Gazetteer: 95 pages of sites to visit in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Britain's Dragonflies

NHBS Price: £19.95 $29/€25 approx

Field Guide to the Dragonflies & Damselflies of Great Britain and Ireland

NHBS Special Offer Price: £12.99 £18.95 (Save £5.96) $19/€16 approx (ends 31/05/2016)

Atlas of Dragonflies in Britain and Ireland

NHBS Price: £31.99 $47/€41 approx

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Eastern Africa

NHBS Price: £23.99 $35/€30 approx

Field Guide to the Dragonflies of Britain and Europe

NHBS Price: £21.95 $32/€28 approx