The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders

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Knopf, 1980 - Nature - 989 pages
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Spiders, bugs, moths, butterflies, beetles, bees, flies, dragonflies, grasshoppers, and many other insects are detailed in more than 700 full-color photographs visually arranged by shape and color. Descriptive text includes measurements, diagnostic details, and information on habitat, range, feeding habits, sounds or songs, flight period, web construction, life cycle, behaviors, folklore, and environmental impact. An illustrated key to the insect orders and detailed drawings of the parts of insects, spiders, and butterflies supplement this extensive coverage.

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Did not care much for this guide, as it pales in comparison to others on the market. Too small of pictures, not organized well, and photos aren't as vibrant as other guides. Read full review

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My grandson and daughterin law love this book and keep it handy for reference. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
11
Key to the Color Plates
32
Glossary
939
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Milne is a naturalist who studied the insects and spiders of North America for many years. He has studied ecology and animal behavior around the world. He received his doctorate from Harvard Univ., and is Professor-Dept. of Zoology-Univ. of New Hampshire

Milne is a naturalist who studied insects and spiders of No. America for many years. She studied ecology & animal behavior around the world. She received her doctorate from Harvard Univ. and is Instructor-Dept. of Parks & Recreation-Univ. of New Hampshir

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