by Michael Chinery
Over 2,000 of the most commonly observed and most distinctive insect species from all orders and most families are illustrated in this essential guide. The text summarises key identification points, and introductory sections for each group covered give useful guidelines on the characteristics of the orders, families and genera covered.
This is a comprehensive guide which will be of great use to all naturalists with an interest in insect life.
Colour illustrations, 320pp. Revised edition 2012