The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders
Lorus Johnson Milne, Margery Lorus, National Audubon Society Staff, Lorus Milne, Margery Joan Greene Milne, National Audubon Society
Knopf, 1980 - Nature - 989 pages
The most comprehensive field guide available to the insects and spiders of North America--a must-have for any enthusiast's day pack or home library--from the go-to reference source for over 18 million nature lovers.
Featuring a durable vinyl binding and over 700 full-color identification photographs organized visually by color and shape, the National Audubon Society Field Guide to Insects and Spiders is the perfect companion for any outdoor excursion. 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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Eggs overwinter, hatch, and mature by midsummer. 1 generation a year. The
related Broad-winged Katydid (M. rhombifolium) is darker green. Its pronotum
has a blunt tooth at the middle of the front edge, and its fore wings are at least 3
In the North only adults overwinter, mostly in litter on the ground. Often 5
generations a year in the South, where nymphs as well as adults overwinter. This
genus probably includes the most common leaf bugs in the United States and
They overwinter if not fully grown, feeding again in early spring. Adults also
overwinter and emerge on warm winter days. The Banded Long-necked Seed
Bug (M. annulicornis), 3%" (9–10 mm), occurs in Florida. Its fourth antennal
segment is ...
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Of the three insect guides I own, I believe this one is the best. It has what I want; lots of insects, a good layout with clear pictures keyed to the page the text is on, more text on the insect than ... Read full review