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Die Raubfliegen Deutschlands: Entdecken - Beobachten - Bestimmen [The Robberflies of Germany: Discovering - Observing - Identifying]

Field / Identification Guide Identification Key
By: Danny Wolff(Author), Markus Gebel(Author), Fritz Geller-Grimm(Author)
339 pages, 400+ colour & b/w photos, colour & b/w illustrations, colour distribution maps, 6 tables
Die Raubfliegen Deutschlands: Entdecken - Beobachten - Bestimmen [The Robberflies of Germany: Discovering - Observing - Identifying]
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  • Die Raubfliegen Deutschlands: Entdecken - Beobachten - Bestimmen [The Robberflies of Germany: Discovering - Observing - Identifying] ISBN: 9783494017334 Hardback Feb 2018 In stock
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Language: German

The robberflies, family Asilidae, so popular with nature lovers, are extremely attractive and fascinating. For the first time, this book provides a nearly complete, photographic documentation of Germany's robberfly fauna. A richly illustrated identification key takes into account all the species of robberfly that have been found in Germany to date. For the first time, the authors provide comprehensive and expert information on the development, habitats, lifestyle and behaviour of these insects. The species portraits are supplemented by accurate distribution maps and brilliant and unique photographs. Due to the exceptional quality of the macro photos, the relevant identification features are clearly visible. This nature guide provides easy access to these extremely fascinating animals in an easily comprehensible way and is an indispensable reference book for all interested people.

Summary in German:
Die bei Naturfreunden besonders beliebten Raubfliegen sind äußerst attraktiv und faszinierend. Erstmalig liegt eine nahezu vollständige, fotografische Dokumentation unserer heimischen Raubfliegen vor. Ein reich illustrierter Bestimmungsschlüssel berücksichtigt alle in Deutschland bis heute nachgewiesenen Raubfliegenarten. Die Autoren liefern erstmals umfassende und fachlich fundierte Informationen über Entwicklung, Lebensräume, Lebensweise und Verhalten dieser Insekten. Die Artenporträts werden durch genaue Verbreitungskarten und ebenso brillante wie einzigartige Aufnahmen ergänzt. Durch die außergewöhnliche Qualität der Makrofotos sind die relevanten Bestimmungsmerkmale gut zu erkennen. Dieser Naturführer ermöglicht auf leicht verständliche Weise einen erfolgreichen Zugang zu diesen überaus faszinierenden Tieren und ist zugleich ein unverzichtbares Nachschlagewerk für alle fachlich Interessierten.

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Field / Identification Guide Identification Key
By: Danny Wolff(Author), Markus Gebel(Author), Fritz Geller-Grimm(Author)
339 pages, 400+ colour & b/w photos, colour & b/w illustrations, colour distribution maps, 6 tables
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