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Insects of the Texas Lost Pines

Series: The WL Moody, Jr., Natural History Series Volume: 33

By: Stephen Welton Taber and Scott B Fleenor

283 pages, B/w photos, 1 map

Texas A & M University Press

Hardback | Jul 2003 | #138495 | ISBN: 1585442356
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Paperback | Jul 2003 | #138497 | ISBN: 1585442364
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In an isolated pine forest on the eastern edge of Central Texas, there lies an island of abundant and diversified life known as the Lost Pines, the westernmost stand of the loblolly pine, an area that contains an astonishing diversity of insect life. This book contains more than 280 species of invertebrates including insects, millipedes, centipedes, spiders, scorpions, mollusks, and worms from the area. Each species description includes common and scientific names; information on biology, distribution, and similar species; and the authors' special remarks.

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Stephen Welton Taber has written two other books previously published by Texas A&M University Press, Fire Ants and The World of the Harvester Ants. Scott B. Fleenor is an avid insect collector and photographer. Both authors live in Austin, Texas.

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