All Shops

Go to British Wildlife

6 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published six times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £25 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Conservation & Biodiversity  Conservation & Biodiversity: General

Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Volume 1

Identification Key Out of Print
By: Dmitry Telnov(Editor), William F Laurance(Foreword By)
526 pages, 92 plates with colour photos and b/w line drawings; b/w photos, b/w illustrations, b/w distribution maps
Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Volume 1
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Volume 1 ISBN: 9789984976846 Hardback Sep 2011 Out of Print #202873
About this book Contents Related titles
Images Additional images
Biodiversity, Biogeography and Nature Conservation in Wallacea and New Guinea, Volume 1

About this book

Language: English, with two contributions in German

This new series focuses on the entomological biodiversity, biogeography and conservation of one of the richest and scientifically most interesting areas of the earth – the islands of Wallacea and New Guinea. The intention is for the books to appear in regular succession. This publication series offers a new discussion platform for biologists of various disciplines from around the world, with a focus on the Indo-Australian transitional zone. This first volume contains 17 scientific papers by 20 researchers from 12 countries (see table of contents for more details).

Contents

Foreword: A World Apart   4
Editorial   5
Acknowledgements   6

SECTION ONE: CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES
- THOMAS, William: The Forest Stewards: using tradition to conserve New Guinea's Star Mountain wilderness   7
- NYLANDER, Ulf & HUDSON, Michael: Biodiversity in primary rainforest in Aseki and adjacent highlands in Papua New Guinea, with focus on the insect fauna, especially the Coleoptera (Buprestidae and Cerambycidae)   17

SECTION TWO: GENERAL BIOGEOGRAPHY
- VALLEJO, Benjamin, Jr.: The Philippines in Wallacea   27

SECTION THREE: INVERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY
- BARTOLOZZI, Luca, CIANFERONI, Fabio & MONTE, Cinzia: Checklist of the Lucanidae (Insecta: Coleoptera) from the Indo-Australian transition zone  43
- BORDONI, Arnaldo: Xantholinini of the Australian region (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), V. New species collected by Alexander Riedel in Arfak and Cyclops Mts., New Guinea   59
- CASSOLA, Fabio: Studies of Tiger Beetles. CXCIV. The Tiger Beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) from Wallacea and the region of Indo-Australian transitional zone: the present knowledge   65
- GREĶE, Kristine: Species of Ditropopsis E.A. Smith, 1897 (Architaenioglossa: Cyclophoridae) from the Papuan region   69
- GREĶE, Kristine: First record of the genus Femssia Walker, 1903 (Gastropoda: Planorbidae) from the Papuan region   77
- HÁVA, Jiří: Key to the species of Dermestidae (Coleoptera) recorded from the island of New Guinea   79
- KALASHIAN, Mark Yu.: New species of Endelus Deyrolle, 1864 (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) from Sulawesi, Indonesia   83
- MEDVEDEV, Lev N.: New species of Alticinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) from insular systems of SE Asia   89
- TELNOV, Dmitry: Taxonomische Revision der Gattung Macratria Newman, 1838 (Coleoptera: Anthicidae: Macratriinae) aus Wallacea, Neuguinea und den Salomonen   97
- TELNOV, Dmitry: New Gilletinus Boucomont, 1932 (Coleoptera: Geotrupidae: Bolboceratinae) from Misool, with the key to known species   287
- VITALI, Francesco: Notes on the genus Acalolepta Pascoe, 1858 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Indonesian Papua and the Moluccas   291
- VOS, Rob de & SUHARTAWAN, Daawia: The Spilosoma group of species from New Guinea and adjacent islands (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae: Arctiini)   299
- WEIGEL, Andreas & SKALE, André: Systematik, Taxonomie und Faunistik der Apomecynini der orientalischen und australischen Region (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae). Revision der Gattung Sybra Pascoe, 1865 und Anmerkungen zu weiteren Gattungen, Teil 2   335
- ZORN, Carsten: Taxonomic revision of the Anomala cuprascens species-group of Sulawesi and the Papuan Region. The species with a bidentate protibia (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae)   351

Index to scientific names   429

Customer Reviews

Identification Key Out of Print
By: Dmitry Telnov(Editor), William F Laurance(Foreword By)
526 pages, 92 plates with colour photos and b/w line drawings; b/w photos, b/w illustrations, b/w distribution maps
Current promotions
Backlist BargainsThe Mammal SocietyOrder your free copy of our 2018 equipment catalogueBritish Wildlife