A Field Guide to Insects: America North of Mexico

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1998 - Nature - 404 pages
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Find what you're looking for with Peterson Field Guides—their field-tested visual identification system is designed to help you differentiate thousands of unique species accurately every time.   Detailed descriptions of insect orders, families, and many individual species are illustrated with 1,300 drawings and 142 superb color paintings. Illustrations - which use the unique Peterson Identification System to distinguish one insect from another - include size lines to show the actual length of each insect. A helpful glossary explains the technical terms of insect anatomy.
  

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Review: A Field Guide to Insects: America North of Mexico (Peterson Field Guides #19)

User Review  - Shalandra Rivera - Goodreads

Wow this was my third insect field guide, and I must say I didn't expect to find it useful at all because it uses illustrations rather than photographs and its age, but man I was wrong. I use this ... Read full review

Review: A Field Guide to Insects: America North of Mexico (Peterson Field Guides #19)

User Review  - Cody Carlson - Goodreads

I found the book quite interesting for those who wish to learn a bit about Insects. Had many nice facts in it. And kept me on the subject for a long time. Not to mention how nice the imagery was that was in the book. Personally one of my top books on entomology. Read full review

Contents

Introductory Chapters
1
Line drawings
3
Pbylum Arthropoda Insects and Their
48
Drawings oi iamilies genera etc oi insects between pp
49
Class Insecta
56
are indicated by boldiace page numbers in the Index
195
Glossary
363
Reierences
373
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