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Author Eiseman, Charley.
Title Tracks & sign of insects & other invertebrates : a guide to North American species / Charley Eiseman & Noah Charney, with John Carlson.
Imprint Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, ©2010.
Edition 1st ed.

Author Eiseman, Charley.
Subject Insects -- North America -- Identification.
Invertebrates -- North America -- Identification.
Animal tracks -- North America -- Identification.
Alt Name Charney, Noah, 1979-
Carlson, John, 1976-
Add Title Tracks and sign of insects and other invertebrates
Description 1 online resource (x, 582 pages) : color illustrations
Edition 1st ed.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 536-549) and index.
Contents Eggs and egg cases -- Pupae and exuviae -- Parasitism, predation, and other causes of death -- Sign on vertebrates -- Droppings, secretions, and protective coverings without foreign materials -- Webs and other silken constructions -- Cocoons -- Coverings, cases, retreats, and nests made from foreign materials -- Sign on algae, fungi, and plants -- Leaf mines -- Leaf shelters -- Galls -- Sign on twigs, stems, and stemlike structures -- Sign on and in wood -- Sign on rocks and shells -- Burrows and mounds -- Molelike excavations and simple surface trails -- Tracks and trails -- Appendix A: Plants mentioned in this book.
Note Print version record.
Summary The first-ever reference to the sign left by insects and other North American invertebrates includes descriptions and almost 1,000 color photos of tracks, egg cases, nests, feeding signs, galls, webs, burrows, and signs of predation. Identification is made to the family level, sometimes to the genus or species. It's an invaluable guide for wildlife professionals, naturalists, students, and insect specialists.
Note English.
ISBN 9780811741675 (electronic bk.)
0811741672 (electronic bk.)
1282934929
9781282934924
9786612934926
6612934921
9780811736244
0811736245
OCLC # 773034260
Additional Format Print version: Eiseman, Charley. Tracks & sign of insects & other invertebrates. 1st ed. Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, ©2010 9780811736244 (DLC) 2009030704 (OCoLC)429634759



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