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The Resource Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs : identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada, Lynn Frierson Faust

Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs : identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada, Lynn Frierson Faust

Label
Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs : identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada
Title
Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs
Title remainder
identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Frierson Faust
Title variation
Identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The first ever comprehensive firefly guide for eastern and central North America. It is written for all those who want to know more about the amazing world of lightning bugs and learn the secrets hidden in the flash patterns of +75 species found in the eastern and central United States and Canada"--Inside cover
Member of
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Wormsloe Foundation nature book
Label
Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs : identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada, Lynn Frierson Faust
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-342) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of species by scientific name -- Preface. For the awe of it -- Acknowledgments -- What genus is it? -- Fireflies around the world -- Frequently asked questions -- Eggs, larvae, and pupae -- Survival tactics and mimicry -- Parasites and predators -- Fieldwork, research, and filming -- Species accounts by genus. Ellychnia ; Lucidota ; Micronaspis ; Phausis ; Phengodes ; Photinus ; Photuris disclaimer ; Photuris ; Pleotomus ; Pollaclasis ; Pyractomena ; Pyropyga -- Appendix. The Selangor declaration
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780820348728
Lccn
2016004962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939277825
  • (OCoLC)ocn939277825
  • 974718
Label
Fireflies, glow-worms, and lightning bugs : identification and natural history of the fireflies of the eastern and central United States and Canada, Lynn Frierson Faust
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-342) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of species by scientific name -- Preface. For the awe of it -- Acknowledgments -- What genus is it? -- Fireflies around the world -- Frequently asked questions -- Eggs, larvae, and pupae -- Survival tactics and mimicry -- Parasites and predators -- Fieldwork, research, and filming -- Species accounts by genus. Ellychnia ; Lucidota ; Micronaspis ; Phausis ; Phengodes ; Photinus ; Photuris disclaimer ; Photuris ; Pleotomus ; Pollaclasis ; Pyractomena ; Pyropyga -- Appendix. The Selangor declaration
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 356 pages
Isbn
9780820348728
Lccn
2016004962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939277825
  • (OCoLC)ocn939277825
  • 974718

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