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            Australian Weevils Volume 7: Phanerognatha 1

            Australian Weevils Volume 7: Phanerognatha 1 (Hardback)

            By Zimmerman, E. C.

            • RRP: $129.99
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            The seventh in an eight-volume set covering the Australian weevils, this book focuses on phanerognatha.

            ISBN 9780643052246
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2000
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Complete Field Guide to Stick and Leaf Insects of Australia

            The Complete Field Guide to Stick and Leaf Insects of Australia (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Brock, Paul D.; Hasenpusch, Jack W.

            Australia has a rich diversity of phasmids - otherwise known as stick and leaf insects. Stick insects are, by far, Australia's longest insects - some of them reach up to 300 mm in body length, and more than 500 mm including outstretched legs. This book covers Australian phasmids.

            ISBN 9780643094185
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2009
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Backyard Insects Updated Edition

            Backyard Insects Updated Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised edition)

            By Horne, Paul A.; Crawford, Denis

            • RRP: $29.99
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            From aphids to flies, ladybirds to wasps, insects of all shapes and sizes share our homes and gardens. Now available in an updated edition, this volume explores the secrets and habits of more than one hundred little critters that are common to backyard Australia. It is an indispe...nsable guide for nature lovers, gardeners and kids of all ages.
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            ISBN 9780522869101
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2016
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Naturalist's Guide to the Butterflies of Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore

            Naturalist's Guide to the Butterflies of Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore (Paperback)

            By Kirton, Laurence

            • RRP: $35.99
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            This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 butterfly species most commonly seen in Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from the area's top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species de...scriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the butterflies of the region encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, IUCN status as at 2011 and its status in each country.
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            ISBN 9781906780906
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2014
            Publisher John Beaufoy Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Butterflies of Australia
              

            The Butterflies of Australia (PDF ebook)

            By Orr, Albert; Kitching, Roger

            A complete guide to Australian butterflies, with hundreds of beautiful illustrations in typical habitats.

            ISBN 9781742691480
            Available in PDF
            Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
            Language en
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2010
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Butterfly Garden: Turning Your Garden, Window Box, or Backyard into a Beautiful Home for Butterflies

            Butterfly Garden: Turning Your Garden, Window Box, or Backyard into a Beautiful Home for Butterflies (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Tekulsky, Matthew

            What to plant to attract these delightful creatures, in any region.

            ISBN 9780916782696
            Released NZ 15 Mar 1985
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Garden Pests, Diseases & Good Bugs: The Ultimate Illustrated Guide for Australian Gardeners

            Garden Pests, Diseases & Good Bugs: The Ultimate Illustrated Guide for Australian Gardeners (Paperback)

            By Crawford, Denis

            • RRP: $44.99
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            The most comprehensive illustrated book on pests and diseases - and beneficial insects - for Australian gardeners. Have you ever asked yourself What on earth is that on my plants ? Your garden is host to hundreds of insects and other invertebrates. Fortunately very few of them ar...e pests. But how do you tell if an insect is harmful or not? And what about those nasty looking leaf spots, and mildews, and strange lumps and bumps? Garden Pests, Diseases, and Good Bugs is the ultimate illustrated guide for anyone seeking a thriving healthy garden. Never before have so many beneficial insects, pest insects, mites, and plant diseases been covered in such comprehensive detail in a book for Australian home gardeners. Packed with more than 800 crystal-clear images, this book will help you differentiate between the good and the bad. The images are supported by clear and concise information to help you learn more about the particular insect or disease you are interested in. Once you've figured out whether an insect is a pest or not, or whether leaf spots indicate a particular disease, this book tells you what to do about it. Garden Pests, Diseases, and Good Bugs always describes hands-on preventative and control techniques you can use before resorting to toxic chemicals.
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            ISBN 9780733331886
            Published NZ 27 Jan 2015
            Publisher ABC Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Spiders: The Ultimate Predators
             

            Spiders: The Ultimate Predators (EPUB ebook – eBook)

            By Dalton, Stephen

            "I have never warmed much to spiders ... [they] are too creepy ... Well, I'm wrong and this book has changed my mind. Spiders are tops. ... One is tempted to think there is no such thing as a dull spider." -- British Wildlife "The hair-raising factor will attract even arachnophob...ic teens." -- Booklist
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            ISBN 9781770855229
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            Released NZ 5 Sep 2014
            Publisher Firefly Books
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            Ants of Britain and Europe

            Ants of Britain and Europe (Paperback)

            By Lebas, Claude; Galkowski, Christophe; Blatrix, Rumsais; Wegnez, Philippe

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            This photographic field guide covers every species of ant found in Britain and Europe. More than 400 species of ant can be found in Europe, and Ants of Britain and Europe covers them all,with detailed descriptions for more than 150 of the more commonly encountered. The species ac...counts include information on field characteristics, confusion species, habitat and biology, and appear along with accurate distribution maps. Ants of Britain and Europe also features a comprehensive introduction to ant ecology and guidance on where to look for ants and how to study them in the field, a glossary, an overview of families, and a detailed, illustrated identification key. Nearly 600 superb photos are included, showing species close-up to highlight identification features and in their natural habitats. This is the first such guide to these insects, bringing these crucial yet often overlooked insects into the spotlight.
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            ISBN 9781472954084
            Released NZ 5 Aug 2019
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Moths (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 90)
              

            Moths (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 90) (EPUB ebook – ePub edition)

            By Majerus, Mike

            Moths provides a comprehensive account of the diverse natural history of these fascinating and popular insects. This edition is exclusive to newnaturalists.com

            ISBN 9780007406739
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            Language en
            Released NZ 19 Aug 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Collins New Naturalist Library
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