Aquatic Entomology: The Fishermen's and Ecologists' Illustrated Guide to Insects and Their Relatives

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Jan 1, 1983 - Science - 448 pages
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Aquatic Biology And Natural History Are Subjects Of Interests To Many, Whether They Be Related To One's Vocational Education, One's Avocation, Or Purely To One's Appreciation For The Living Order Of The World. This Book Has Been Written Not Only For Entomologists, Ecologists, And Students Of Aquatic Entomology, But Also For Sport Fishermen, Naturalists, And Environmental Assessment Specialists. For Those Who May Not Have Some Vested Interested In Nature And Ecology, This Book Will Provide A Pictorial Introduction To Some Of The Most Fascinating Life Forms On Earth And, Hopefully, Wet The Appetite For Understanding The Aquatic Insects, Their Environment, And Their Relationship To Human Life.
  

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Contents

Introduction and Organization
3
Identifying Aquatic Insects
17
Living in Water
28
From Field to Laboratory
53
Arthropods and Other Common
72
Key to the Orders and Stages
82
Mayflies ORDER EPHEMEROPTERA
91
Damselflies and Dragonflies
125
Gnats and Flies ORDER DIPTERA
283
COLOR PLATES
335
OTHER INSECTS ASSOCIATED
338
Vegetation
360
OTHER FRESHWATER ARTHROPODS
381
A Guide to Fishermens Mayflies
405
GLOSSARY
417
INDEX
427

ORDER MEGALOPTERA
189
Spongillaflies
197

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