The Book of Beetles

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The Book of Beetles Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: The Ivy Press Pages: 656 ISBN: 9781782400493 Categories: , ,

The Book of Beetles takes an in-depth look at 600 significant examples. They are shown in glorious photographs, life-size and in detail, alongside an engraving offering a side or open-winged view. Each profile includes a population distribution map, a table of essential information, a commentary revealing notable characteristics, a list of related species, and a diagnosis of the specimen’s importance in terms of taxonomy, rarity, behaviour and scientific significance.

Weight2.4 kg

Author Biography

Patrice Bouchard is research scientist and curator of Coleoptera at the Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids, and Nematodes.