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Britain's Insects: A field guide to the insects of Great Britain and Ireland
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Britain's Insects: A field guide to the insects of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)

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The go-to photographic guide to all the insect orders of Britain and Ireland



Britain's Insects is an innovative, up-to-date, carefully designed and beautifully illustrated field guide to Britain and Ireland's twenty-five insect orders, concentrating on popular groups and species that can be identified in the field. Featuring superb photographs of live insects, the guide covers the key aspects of identification and provides information on status, distribution, seasonality, habitat, food plants and behaviour. It also offers insight into the life history of the various insect groups, many of which are truly amazing. This is the go-to guide for entomologists, naturalists, gardeners, wildlife photographers and anyone else interested in insects, whatever their level of knowledge.









More than 2,000 stunning photographs, carefully selected to show key identification features



Photo guides to families, genera and species



Designed to allow easy, accurate comparison of similar species



Up-to-date distribution maps and charts summarizing adult seasonality



QR codes that link to sound recordings of grasshoppers and crickets



Information on photographing and recording insects to help conservation

Natural World & The EnvironmentThe natural world, country life & petsWildlife: butterflies, other insects & spidersReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksReference worksScience & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesZoology & animal sciencesZoology: Invertebrates Publisher: Princeton University Press Publication Date: 05/07/2021 ISBN-13: 9780691179278  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Paul D. Brock is an entomologist and a scientific associate at the Natural History Museum, London. Most at home in the field, he spends much of his time watching and studying insects in great detail in order to learn more about them and to record their behaviour on camera. A renowned author of insect books and a widely published photographer, he is a world authority on stick and leaf insects, with a genus and several species named after him.

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