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The Resource Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla

Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla

Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide
Title
Bumble bees of North America
Title remainder
an identification guide
Statement of responsibility
Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Title variation
Bumblebees of North America
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This guide allows amateur and professional naturalists to identify all 46 bumble bee species found north of Mexico and to understand their ecology and changing geographic distributions
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 203) and index
Contents
Observing bumble bees -- Attracting bumble bees -- Bumble bee forage guide by ecoregion -- Maps and seasonal activity -- Bumble bee decline and conservation -- Threats to bumble bees -- Natural enemies -- Mimicry -- Distinguishing bumble bees from other insects -- Bumble bee names and classification -- How to use this book to identify bumble bee species -- Species accounts -- Square-or long-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Short-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Medium- or long-cheeked bees with a sharp angle on the midleg -- Hindleg (tibia) with the outer surface uniformly convex and densely hairy (cuckoo bumble bees, no workers) -- Identification keys to female and male bumble bees, with photos
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780691152226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013945435
Other physical details
ill., color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861677312
  • (OCoLC)ocn861677312
  • 652281
Label
Bumble bees of North America : an identification guide, Paul H. Williams, Robbin W. Thorp, Leif L. Richardson & Sheila R. Colla
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 203) and index
Contents
Observing bumble bees -- Attracting bumble bees -- Bumble bee forage guide by ecoregion -- Maps and seasonal activity -- Bumble bee decline and conservation -- Threats to bumble bees -- Natural enemies -- Mimicry -- Distinguishing bumble bees from other insects -- Bumble bee names and classification -- How to use this book to identify bumble bee species -- Species accounts -- Square-or long-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Short-cheeked bees with a rounded angle on the midleg -- Medium- or long-cheeked bees with a sharp angle on the midleg -- Hindleg (tibia) with the outer surface uniformly convex and densely hairy (cuckoo bumble bees, no workers) -- Identification keys to female and male bumble bees, with photos
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9780691152226
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013945435
Other physical details
ill., color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861677312
  • (OCoLC)ocn861677312
  • 652281

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