field guide to the dragonflies and damselflies of Massachusetts

by Blair Nikula

Publisher: Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife, Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program in Wesborough, MA

Written in English
Published: Pages: 197 Downloads: 695
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    • Dragonflies -- Massachusetts -- Identification.,
    • Damselflies -- Massachusetts -- Identification.,
    • Odonata -- Massachusetts -- Identification.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 194) and index.

      Other titlesDragonflies and damselflies of Massachusetts
      StatementBlair Nikula, Jennifer L. Loose, Matthew R. Burne.
      GenreIdentification.
      ContributionsLoose, Jennifer L., Burne, Matthew R., Massachusetts. Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL520.2.U6 N56 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination197 p. :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3346246M
      LC Control Number2004356124
      OCLC/WorldCa53353752

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Dragonflies and Damselflies of the East is the first comprehensive field guide to odonates in eastern North America. (Sidney Dunkle’s Dragonflies Through Binoculars, published incovers only dragonflies, not damselflies.) Although designed as a field guide, it is a hefty book, pages long, covering species.

Field Guide to The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Algonquin Provincial Park and the Surrounding Area Pub Illustration based. Outstanding. The top field guide for odonata. Within the coverage area all the information required to identify a species of dragonfly or damselfly is included.

This include details seen under a microscope. About this book. Read our interview with Dave Smallshire. Britain's Dragonflies is the only comprehensive photographic field guide to the damselflies and dragonflies of Great Britain and Ireland.

Written by two of Britain's foremost Dragonfly experts, this fully revised and updated fourth edition features hundreds of stunning images and identification charts covering all 57 resident, migrant.

2nd edition, revised. A comprehensive field guide to all species of dragonflies and damselflies found in Algonquin Provincial Park and surrounding area, extending across southcentral Ontario and into southwestern Quebec. Detailed, full-colour illustrations of all. A comprehensive photographic field guide to the dragonflies and damselflies of Britain and Ireland.

This completely revised second edition covers in detail the identification of all 56 species that have been recorded, as well as seven potential vagrants.

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Guide to Dragonflies & Damselflies of the Serra dos Orgaos. Authors: T. Kompier. Published: by Regua publications Details: First comprehensive field guide to the Odonata of the Reserva Ecologica de Guapiacu and the Serra dos Orgaos in south-eastern known species are illustrated in.

Dragonflies and damselflies belong to the order of insects called Odonata (meaning 'toothed jaw' in ancient Greek.) With practice most of the British species of dragonflies can be identified in the field and many while they are in flight.

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