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Academic & Professional Books  Insects & other Invertebrates  Arthropods (excl. insects)  Arthropods: General

How to Collect and Preserve Insects and Arachnids

Handbook / Manual
By: VM Uys and RP Urban
112 pages, b&w illus
How to Collect and Preserve Insects and Arachnids
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  • How to Collect and Preserve Insects and Arachnids ISBN: 9781868493111 Edition: 2 Spiralbound Dec 2006 Usually dispatched within 1-2 months
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Easily accessible general handbook for collecting and preserving insects and arachnids, with a Southern African slant.

The content of this edition is similar to the first and includes:
*An outline of the higher classification of insects and arachnids
*Descriptions and keys to the orders
*Collecting methods
*Killing and temporary storage
*Preservation
*Labelling, accessioning and dispatching
*Permanent storage and curation
*Collectors' code of practice

This edition has been given a complete update giving it a modern, contemporary look. Photographs are included wherever possible.

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Handbook / Manual
By: VM Uys and RP Urban
112 pages, b&w illus
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