An illustrated guide to some New Zealand insect families

  • 196 Pages
  • 3.94 MB
  • English
Manaaki Whenua Press , Lincoln, N.Z
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Statementillustrated and written by Elizabeth A. Grant.
GenrePictorial works.
LC ClassificationsQL487.5 .G73 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL121694M
ISBN 100478093268
LC Control Number99488280

Genre/Form: Classification Field guides Pictorial works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grant, Elizabeth A. Illustrated guide to some New Zealand insect families.

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New Zealand's insects include some of the world's most remarkable, including the giant weta (one of the world's heaviest insects, dating from dinosaur days) and the world's longest weevil. This book is suitable for those who are interested in identifying the insects and spiders i n their neighborhood or in the wild.

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Wētā (also spelled weta) is the common name for a group of about 70 insect species in the families Anostostomatidae and Rhaphidophoridae, endemic to New Zealand.

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