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by Francis S. Gilbert,Steven J. Falk
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Biological Sciences
  • Author:
    Francis S. Gilbert,Steven J. Falk
  • ISBN:
    0855462558
  • ISBN13:
    978-0855462550
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  • Publisher:
    Richmond Publishing Company; 2Rev Ed edition (July 1993)
  • Pages:
    76 pages
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    Biological Sciences
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Francis S. Gilbert, Steven J. Falk. This Naturalists' Handbook book covers the natural history, biology and identification of the hoverfly

Francis S. This Naturalists' Handbook book covers the natural history, biology and identification of the hoverfly.

Francis S Gilbert (Author), Steven J Falk (Illustrator). Title:-Hoverflies (Naturalists Handbooks). Author:-Francis S Gilbert (Author), Steven J Falk (Illustrator). Science & Nature, Biological Sciences, Animal Sciences. Pelagic Publishing Ltd. See all. Item description. About this item. Postage, Returns & Payments. Best-selling in Non-Fiction. Mrs Hinch: The Activity Journal (2019, Hardback).

Series: Naturalists' Handbooks Volume: 5. By: Francis S Gilbert(Author), Steven J Falk(Illustrator). This Naturalists’ Handbook book covers the natural history, biology and identification of the hoverfly. 71 pages, 4 plates with colour illustrations; 68 b/w line drawings. Publisher: Pelagic Publishing.

The Naturalists' Handbooks is a series of natural history books aimed at students, naturalists and ecologists. Most volumes cover topics relating to insects, but some cover other groups of invertebrates, and some are botanical or mycological in scope, and other cover study techniques. A list of the volumes published to date is: Insects on Nettles by B N K Davis (1991). Grasshoppers by V K Brown (1990). Solitary Wasps by Peter F Yeo and Sarah A Corbet (1995).

This book will enable sixth formers and their teachers, and amateur naturalists to name all the commonly encountered species and to learn about their natural history

This book will enable sixth formers and their teachers, and amateur naturalists to name all the commonly encountered species and to learn about their natural history. It is hoped the book will encourage them to find out more, both by further reading and particularly by their own investigations. Areas where further original work is needed are stressed and especially those where expensive apparatus is unnecessary. Hoverflies by Francis S Gilbert (1993). Bumblebees by Oliver E Prys-Jones and Sarah A Corbet (1991). Dragonflies by Peter L Miller (1995). Common Ground Beetles by Trevor G Forsythe (1987). Animals on Seaweed by Peter J Hayward (1998). Ladybirds by Michael Majerus and Peter Kearns (1989).

Find signed collectible books: 'Hoverflies (Naturalists' Handbook)'. Coauthors & Alternates. Hoverflies (Naturalists' Handbook): ISBN 9780855462550 (978-0-85546-255-0) Softcover, Richmond Publishing Company, 1993. The Natural History of Hoverflies.

Hoverflies are conspicuous and attractive insects that are often found in gardens. With careful observation the species (42 are common) may easily be identified by using this non-technical guide. Like bees, hoverflies pollinate many flowers whilst feeding on nectar and pollen and their larvae also assist the gardener by destroying aphid colonies.