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Field Guides & Natural History  Insects & other Invertebrates  Insects  Insects: General

Insects and Thistles

Field / Identification Guide
Series: Naturalists' Handbooks Volume: 4
By: Margaret Redfern and Anthony J Hopkins
70 pages, Col & b/w plates, figs, tabs
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  • Insects and Thistles ISBN: 9780855462970 Edition: 2 Paperback Dec 1995 In stock
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Illustrations by Anthony J Hopkins
Provides basic information on the natural history of insects associated with two common species of thistle. The new edition features substantial revisions and updates of all species covered.

Contents

The resident fauna of the thistleheads; stem-borers and leaf-miners; insects on the outside of the plant; the effects of insect herbivores on the plant; identification keys to arthropods inside thistleheads; larvae and pupae inside stems and roots; larvae and pupae in leaves; bugs, butterflies and moths, flies and beetles on the outside of the plant; techniques and further reading.

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Field / Identification Guide
Series: Naturalists' Handbooks Volume: 4
By: Margaret Redfern and Anthony J Hopkins
70 pages, Col & b/w plates, figs, tabs
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