Introduction to Insects
Publisher: Wikipedia 2014
Contents: Insect; Insect physiology; Insect morphology; Blattodea - Cockroaches; Coleoptera - Beetles; Dermaptera - Earwigs; Diptera - Flies; Ephemeroptera - Mayflies; Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids, etc; Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies; Isoptera - Termites; Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths; Mantodea - Mantis; Neuroptera - Lacewings and Antlions; Odonata - Damselflies and Dragonflies; Phasmatodea - Stick Insects; Phthiraptera - Lice; Plecoptera - Stoneflies; Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids; Siphonaptera - Fleas.
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by John B. Smith - Brooklyn Entomological Society
The book is of exceptional historical interest in the insights it gives into development of early modern entomological science. It also is of practical value as a source for terms that are obscure to modern users because they are no longer current.
by I.M. Millar, V.M Uys, R.P. Urban - ARC-PPRI
A manual for entomology and arachnology. Techniques to collect, process and prepare insects and arachnids for study are presented, as well as important information on how to preserve and curate material in a reference collection.
by D. Fairchild, M.H. Fairchild - National Geographic Society
The pictures in this book are portraits of creatures which are as much the real inhabitants of the world as we are, and have all the rights that we have. Because their own struggle for existence so often crosses ours, many of them are our enemies.
by Robert Evans Snodgrass - Dover
Contents: the grasshopper and its cousins, roaches and other ancient insects, ways and means of living, termites, plant lice, the periodical cicada, insect metamorphosis, the caterpillar and the moth, mosquitoes and flies.