Field Guide to California Insects

Beautifully illustrated and approachable, this is the only California-specific, statewide book devoted to all groups of insects.

Field Guide to California Insects

Beautifully illustrated and approachable, this is the only California-specific, statewide book devoted to all groups of insects. Completely revised for the first time in over 40 years, Field Guide to California Insects now includes over 600 insect species, each beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Engaging accounts focus on distinguishing features, remarkable aspects of biology, and geographical distribution in the state. An accessible and compact introduction to identifying, understanding, and appreciating these often unfamiliar and fascinating creatures, this guide covers insects that readers are likely to encounter in homes and natural areas, cities and suburbs, rural lands and wilderness. It also addresses exotic and invasive species and their impact on native plants and animals. Field Guide to California Insects remains the definitive portable reference and a captivating read for beginners as well as avid naturalists.

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Field Guide to California Insects
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: Kip Will, Joyce Gross, Daniel Rubinoff, Jerry A. Powell
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher: California Natural History Gui

Beautifully illustrated and approachable, this is the only California-specific, statewide book devoted to all groups of insects. Completely revised for the first time in over 40 years, Field Guide to California Insects now includes over 600 insect species, each beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Engaging accounts focus on distinguishing features,
Field Guide to California Insects
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: Kip Will, Joyce Gross, Daniel Rubinoff, Jerry A. Powell
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher:

Beautifully illustrated and approachable, this is the only California-specific, statewide book devoted to all groups of insects. Completely revised for the first time in over 40 years, Field Guide to California Insects now includes over 600 insect species, each beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Engaging accounts focus on distinguishing features,
Field Guide to California Insects
Language: en
Pages: 536
Authors: Kip Will
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Beautifully illustrated and approachable, this is the only California-specific, statewide book devoted to all groups of insects. Completely revised for the first time in over 40 years, Field Guide to California Insects now includes over 600 insect species, each beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Engaging accounts focus on distinguishing features,
Field Guide to Beetles of California
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Arthur V. Evans, James N. Hogue
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-15 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

With perhaps 8,000 different species, beetles are easily the largest group of animals in California and can be found virtually everywhere in the state. They grapple over flower heads, lurk in pantries, paddle through pristine mountain streams, amble over dunes, and buzz about porch lights on warm evenings. But until
Kaufman Field Guide to Insects of North America
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: Eric R. Eaton, Kenn Kaufman
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Highlighted by more than two thousand digitally enhanced color photographs, a comprehensive guide to the insects of North America contains information--including life histories, behaviors, and habitats--on every major group of insects found north of Mexico.