National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders Cover

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders

By National Audubon Society

Alfred A. Knopf, Paperback, 9780394507637, 992pp.

Publication Date: November 12, 1980

Description

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.



About the Author
The authors are Lorus J. Milne, Professor, Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, and Margery Milne, Instructor, Department of Parks and Recreation, University of New Hampshire.

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