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Garden insects of North America : the ultimate guide to backyard bugs

Author: Whitney Cranshaw; David J Shetlar
Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This second edition of Garden Insects of North America solidifies its place as the most comprehensive guide to the common insects, mites, and other "bugs" found in the backyards and gardens of the United States and Canada.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(DLC) 2017013286
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Whitney Cranshaw; David J Shetlar
ISBN: 9781786847515 1786847515
OCLC Number: 1038045618
Awards: Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries (CBHL) Annual Literature Award - Nominee, 2019
Description: 1 online resource (704 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents: Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Chapter 1. Introduction to garden insects and their relatives --
Chapter 2. Insects that chew on leaves and needles --
Chapter 3. Insects and mites that suck fluids from leaves and needles --
Chapter 4. Insects associated with stems, twigs, shoots, and canes --
Chapter 5. Insects associated with large branches and the trunk of trees and shrubs --
Chapter 6. Insects and other invertebrates associated with roots, tubers, soil, and the soil surface --
Chapter 7. Insects and mites associated with flowers, fruits, nuts, and seeds --
Chapter 8. Natural enemies of insects and pollinators: the "beneficial bugs ": Predators of insects and mites; Hunting wasps and ants; Insect parasitoids; Bees --
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Responsibility: Whitney Cranshaw and David Shetlar.
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This second edition of Garden Insects of North America solidifies its place as the most comprehensive guide to the common insects, mites, and other "bugs" found in the backyards and gardens of the United States and Canada.

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