Language: Bilingual in English and Portuguese
This is the first book to cover the dragonflies known from Portugal. It aims to provide a comprehensive identification guide for both the general naturalist as well as for the scientist and conservationist. The Dragonflies of Portugal / As Libélulas de Portugal has more than 600 photos covering the 67 species known so far from Portugal. For each species there is a concise text, a map and photos of living specimens in their natural environment. Further there are numerous photos of details that are important help for identification. The Dragonflies of Portugal / As Libélulas de Portugal is an important contribution to the knowledge of the biodiversity of Portugal.